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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
236 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

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

.SYNOPSIS...A 976 mb low pressure system currently 150 nm
northwest of Banks  Island will continue to drop south and
southwest toward the  McKenzie Delta. a 966 mb low currently over
the high arctic will  move rapidly south and will be located 350
nm northwest of Point  Barrow Monday evening and is forecast to
weaken to 974 mb as it  moves on shore near Point Barrow Tuesday
morning.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt.
.SUN...W winds 20 kt.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY 1
NM or less.
.MON...W winds 30 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY 1
NM or less.
.SUN...W winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY 1
NM or less.
.MON...W winds 25 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TONIGHT...W winds 30 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
.SUN...NW winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow. VSBY 1
NM or less.
.MON...SW winds 25 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...W winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SUN...W winds 30 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON...SW winds 20 kt. Freezing fog.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

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

.TONIGHT...W winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SUN...W winds 40 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.MON...SW winds 15 kt.

$$


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