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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
239 PM AKDT WED AUG 31 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1020 MB LOW NEAR NUIQSUT WILL CONTINUE TO DISSIPATE
TONIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA WILL BUILD EAST
OVER THE NORTH SLOPE OF ALASKA TONIGHT AND THU.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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