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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
236 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AT 1046 MB WILL WILL REMAIN
OVER THE NORTHEAST ARCTIC WITH RIDGING EXTENDING SOUTHWEST OVER
THE CHUKCHI SEA. THE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL WEAKEN TO ABOUT
1038 MB BY 3 AM SAT. A BROAD TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN
OVER MAINLAND ALASKA THROUGH SAT.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT DECREASING TO 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT.

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