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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
306 PM AKST Sat Feb 17 2018

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

.SYNOPSIS...A high pressure ridge will continue to weaken and
track eastward  across the Beaufort Sea, reaching the Canadian
maritimes Sunday  evening. A 997 mb low in the central Bering
will deepen to 992 mb as it reaches the Gulf of Anadyr Sunday
morning, then 994 mb near Wrangel Island Sunday evening. A
stronger 965 mb low will track  northward through the central
Bering Monday and reach the Gulf of  Anadyr Tuesday morning.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SUN...SE winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON...SE winds 30 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TONIGHT...S winds 20 kt becoming E.
.SUN...SE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON...S winds 20 kt.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 kt.
.SUN...SE winds 20 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.MON...SW winds 15 kt.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.MON...W winds 15 kt.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.MON...W winds 15 kt.

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