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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
254 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH EXTENDING FROM NEAR BANKS
ISLAND SOUTHWEST INTO THE NORTHERN YUKON WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
EAST TONIGHT AS A 1028 MB HIGH OVER EASTERN SIBERIA BUILDS
RAPIDLY TO THE EAST EXTENDING OVER THE NORTH SLOPE AND WESTERN
ALASKA BY SATURDAY.  THE HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO EXPAND
EASTWARD TO THE MCKENZIE DELTA AND CENTRAL ALASKA AND BUILD TO
1048 MB BY SUNDAY.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING FOG. SNOW. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG. HEAVY
.SUN...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING FOG. SNOW. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG. HEAVY
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT.

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