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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
419 AM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...A weather front associated with low pressure that
extends from  high in the Siberian Arctic to a 996 mb low in the
Gulf of Anadyr  this morning is moving into the Eastern Bering
Sea and Chukchi Sea. As the front moves E the low will move into
the Chukchi Sea by  Friday afternoon at 996 mb, then moves N
along 170W with  troughing extending S over the West Coast. Weak
ridging will build over the eastern Bering Sea late Sat.

Norton Sound-

.TODAY...SW winds 15 kt becoming S 25 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog, rain.
.FRI...S winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog, rain.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Dall Point to Wales-

.TODAY...S winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Fog, rain.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Fog.
.FRI...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TODAY...SE winds 20 kt. Seas building to 2 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...S winds 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

.TODAY...SE winds 25 kt increasing to 30 kt. Seas 3 ft building
to 6 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog.
.FRI...S winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

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