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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
423 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 992 MB LOW NEAR BARROW WILL MOVE SOUTH AND WEAKEN
TO 1000 MB OVER INTERIOR ALASKA SUN AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE
EXTENDING FROM NORTHEAST RUSSIA AND ACROSS THE SOUTHERN BERING
SEA WILL MOVE TO THE WEST COAST OF ALASKA AND NORTH SLOPE BY MON.
LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP FROM THE MACKENZIE DELTA NORTHWEST INTO
THE EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA ON MON.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 KT DIMINISHING SUN MORNING. SEAS 10 FT
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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