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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
231 PM AKDT SAT JUL 12 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 99B MB LOW 250 NM NORTH OF CAPE LISBURNE WILL MOVE
NORTHEAST...REMAINING WELL NORTH OF THE ALASKAN ARCTIC COAST. THE
WEATHER FRONT ASSOCIATED WITH THIS LOW LIES OVER THE NORTHERN
CHUKCHI FROM NEAR BARROW SOUTHWEST TO NEAR CAPE LISBURNE THEN
WESTWARD. THE FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH AND EAST TO LIE FROM ATIGUN
PASS WEST OVER THE SOUTHERN CHUKCHI SEA SUNDAY MORNING...AND OVER
THE NORTHERN INTERIOR AND SEWARD PENINSULA MONDAY MORNING.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KT THIS EVENING. SEAS 5 FT.
FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KT THIS EVENING. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. DRIZZLE.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 KT THIS EVENING. FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. DRIZZLE.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT. DRIZZLE.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT. FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT. DRIZZLE.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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