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FZAK61 PAFG 031125
OFFN15

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
324 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015
...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 1006 MB LOW 300
NM N OF BARROW MON AFTERNOON WILL PERSIST AS THE LOW MOVES TO 250
NM N OF DEMARCATION POINT BY EARLY TUE MORNING. A RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD E OVER THE ARCTIC COAST BEGINNING TUE MORNING
AS A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE MOVES TO THE WESTERN ARCTIC WITH A
1024 MB HIGH NEAR WRANGEL ISLAND TUE EVENING. THE HIGH WILL
CONTINUE TO MOVE E TO BE 200 NM N OF BARROW AT 1022 MB BY LATE
WED EVENING.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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