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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
614 AM AKST Tue Dec 12 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...A 996 mb low near Shishmaref will move to the Bering
Strait as a 998 mb low by 3pm Tue, then move northwest. A 980 mb
low over the Alaska Peninsula will move to the Yukon Delta as a
992 mb low by 3am Wed, and over the Chukotsk Peninsula by 3pm
Wed. A third low in the Gulf of Alaska will move to just north of
Bethel as a 991 mb low by 3pm Wed and to the Bering Strait as a
992 mb low by 3am Thu.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TODAY...NE winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. Snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY 1 NM
or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 35 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 40 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.

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