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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
413 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...A 969 mb low in the western Chukchi Sea will move to
100 nm W of Wainwright and become stationary through Thu morning,
then move E over Point Barrow Thu evening, and to Demarcation
Point Fri evening. Weak high pressure will persist N of 75N.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...SE winds 45 kt becoming S 35 kt. Seas 17 ft. Blowing
snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...S winds 45 kt. Seas 16 ft. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1
NM or less. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED...W winds 40 kt. Seas 14 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...E winds 40 kt. Seas 11 ft. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM
or less. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 40 kt. Seas 10 ft. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1
NM or less. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED...W winds 40 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...E winds 40 kt. Seas 11 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 40 kt. Seas 11 ft. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1
NM or less. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED...SE winds 35 kt. Seas 8 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 40 kt. Seas 8 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM
or less. Heavy freezing spray.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TODAY...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 20 kt.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.

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