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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
351 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED NORTHWEST OF PRINCE PATRICK
ISLAND IN THE CANADIAN ARCHIPELAGO WILL CONTINUE TO WEAKEN AND
MOVE NORTHWEST. CIRCULATION ASSOCIATED WITH LOW PRESSURE MOVING
INTO THE GULF OF ALASKA WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD OVER THE CHUKCHI
SEA AND THE SOUTHERN BEAUFORT SEA. A WEAK TROUGH OFF THE ALASKAN
ARCTIC COAST FROM ABOUT CAPE HALKETT EAST WILL PERSIST.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SAT...N WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT...EXCEPT VARIABLE WINDS LESS
THAN 10 KT NEAR SHORE. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT...EXCEPT VARIABLE WINDS LESS
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT...EXCEPT W WINDS 10 KT NEAR SHORE.
FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT...EXCEPT W WINDS 10 KT NEAR SHORE.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.

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