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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
158 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...Please refer to the Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastline
forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...A ridge of high pressure with a 1013 mb center near
the Bering  Strait will remain over the area. The high center
builds to 1026  mb by Fri morning then moves SE Friday. A weather
front associated with a 990 mb low near the Gulf of Anadyr moves
to the Eastern  Bering Sea, Bering Strait, and Chukchi Sea Fri
night. The front  will move over the West Coast by Sat afternoon,
then north and east into the Arctic by Sun morning.

Norton Sound-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding. Heavy freezing
spray.
.FRI...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

Dall Point to Wales-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing fog. Heavy
freezing spray.
.FRI...N winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing rain. Freezing
spray.
.SAT...SE winds 35 kt. Seas 14 ft. Snow and rain. Heavy freezing
spray.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Snow showers.
.FRI...NW winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 kt.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...SE winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

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