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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
303 AM AKST MON JAN 23 2017
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AROUND A 985 MB LOW WILL
REMAIN OVER THE WESTERN ARCTIC. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL
MOVE N OVER THE ARCTIC OFFSHORE WATERS WITH A 1018 MB CENTER OVER
THE BEAUFORT SEA. THE HIGH WILL MOVE NE INTO THE CANADIAN
ARCHIPELAGO AND THE RIDGING WILL RETREAT TO THE EAST WITH A
TROUGH DEVELOPING OVER  THE WESTERN ARCTIC TUE.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 KT. FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.

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