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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
233 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND W OVER THE AREA
THROUGH THE WEEK FROM A 1050 MB HIGH OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA AND
MACKENZIE BAY. A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER
THE COAST.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

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