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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
112 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING FROM THE YUKON DELTA TO
NOME TO BARTER ISLAND WILL DRIFT SLOWLY NORTHWEST AND WEAKEN
THROUGH THURSDAY. HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF
ALASKA AND OVER NORTHEAST RUSSIA WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY LATE EVENING.
SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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