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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
239 PM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...Ridging building east across the Arctic Coast will
continue to  build with a 1028 mb low N of Deadhorse moving to
200 nm N of  Demarcation Point as it builds to 1031 mb, and a
1017 mb high over the Gulf of Anadyr will slide SW. A weather
front associated with a 974 mb low 1000 nm NW of Wrangel Island
will persist over the  NW Arctic.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft. Fog.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Fog.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

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