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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
245 PM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...A 1021 mb high NE of Prudhoe Bay will move E to Banks
Island by  Fri evening. A weather front associated with a 995 mb
low over  the Chukotsk Peninsula will move into the west coast of
Alaska  tonight. As the front moves inland, the low will move
into the  Chukchi Sea by Friday afternoon at 996 mb, then N along
170W with  troughing extending S over the West Coast. A weather
front over  the Russian arctic will move into the Chukchi Sea Sat
night.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TONIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog, rain.
.FRI...SE winds 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas building to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog and freezing fog.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the morning. Seas 6
ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog and freezing fog.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.

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