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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
214 PM AKDT Thu Sep 21 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will persist over the Arctic with a
1026 mb high  200 nm N of Point Barrow Fri morning. The high
center will move E  Saturday, but high pressure will persist over
the offshore waters. A weather front will move SE across the
Arctic Sat with the tail  of the front approaching the NW Arctic
Coast Sun morning, but will be held offshore by the high pressure
over the Arctic Coast.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.SAT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.

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