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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
254 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...Please refer to the Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastline
forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...A 989 mb low west of Kivalina will move south to near
Nome as a  986 mb low by Noon Fri then weaken slowly. A 992 mb
low 60 nm  north of Barter Island will persist through Friday,
then move to  near Barrow as a 992 mb low by 4am Sat.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS MORNING
THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 12 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Snow showers. Heavy
Freezing spray.
.SAT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 11 ft. Snow showers. Heavy freezing
spray.
.TONIGHT...N winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt becoming W. Seas 7 ft. Snow showers. Heavy
freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...W winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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