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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
210 PM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE NORTHERN BEAUFORT SEA
WILL CONTINUE NORTH. A 1008 MB LOW WEST OF WRANGEL ISLAND WILL
MOVE INTO THE NORTHWEST BERING SEA TUE EVENING...THEN WEAKEN TO
1012 MB AS IT MOVES EAST TO CENTER OVER THE ALASKAN ARCTIC COAST
BETWEEN BARROW AND PRUDHOE BAY AT 4 PM WED. THE LOW WILL TURN
NORTHEAST WED EVENING AND CENTER NORTH OF DEMARCATION POINT AT
4AM THU.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT TURNING SW TUE EVENING. SW WINDS INCREASING
TO 25 KT WEST OF ICY CAPE BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.WED...W WINDS 25 KT...DIMINISHING AFTER NOON. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG...RAIN. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...W WINDS 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER NOON. SEAS 5
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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