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FZAK62 PAFG 301157
OFFN14

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
357 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AROUND A 996MB LOW NEAR
75N 165W WILL REMAIN QUASI STATIONARY THROUGH SUN OVER THE ARCTIC
COAST. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WITH A 1012MB CENTER OVER ST
LAWRENCE ISLAND WILL BUILD INTO THE INTERIOR MAINLAND TONIGHT
THEN SLOWLY DRIFT S. A WEATHER FRONT IN THE ARCTIC WILL MOVE OVER
THE NW COAST SAT NIGHT AND PUSH S AND E THROUGH MON.

NORTON SOUND-

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

DALL POINT TO WALES-

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 KT...EXCEPT NE WINDS 15 KT OFF THE YUKON
DELTA. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT...EXCEPT N WINDS 10 KT OFF THE YUKON
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

KOTZEBUE SOUND-

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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