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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
200 PM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure over Siberia will build over the
Chukchi Sea, Bering Strait, and Eastern Bering Sea with a 1031 mb
high moving to the Bering Strait Fri afternoon and persisting
through Sat. As the high pressure pushes E a strong pressure
gradient will develop  over the Chukchi Sea tonight and move NE
into the Arctic Fri morning.

Norton Sound-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt.
.THU...N winds 20 kt.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 kt.
.FRI...N winds 15 kt.

Dall Point to Wales-

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

.TONIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing fog and blowing
snow. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy freezing
spray.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.FRI...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TONIGHT...W winds 30 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow.
.THU...NW winds 25 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.FRI...NW winds 20 kt.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 30 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow.
.THU...NW winds 30 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt.
.FRI...NW winds 20 kt.

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