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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
215 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...STRONG HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF
ALASKA WILL PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY. A 978 MB LOW IN BRISTOL BAY
WILL MOVE TO 50 NM W OF EMMONAK AS A 989 MB LOW BY 3AM SAT...TO
THE SAINT LAWRENCE ISLAND BY SAT EVENING AS A 999 MB LOW AND THEN
DISSIPATE THEREAFTER.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 40 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG...SNOW.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT BEFORE NOON. FOG AND
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

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