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FZAK61 PAFG 201133
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
233 AM AKST THU NOV 20 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1036MB HIGH NEAR 80N 155W WILL DRIFT SLOWLY SE TO
NEAR 75N 145W BY SAT MORNING...THEN CONTINUE TO BANKS ISLAND BY
SUN EVENING. A WEAK WEATHER FRONT OVER THE ARCTIC COAST WILL
DISSIPATE FRI. A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER
MAINLAND ALASKA WITH A TROUGH OVER THE ARCTIC COAST.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SNOW.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG...SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
.FRI...E WINDS 35 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
.FRI...E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

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

.TODAY...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
.FRI...E WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 40 KT.

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