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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
359 AM AKDT TUE AUG 30 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...THE 1039 MB HIGH CENTERED NORTH OF DEMARCATION POINT
WILL DRIFT EAST AND SLOWLY WEAKEN. A RIDGE WILL PERSIST WESTWARD
OVER THE NORTHERN CHUKCHI SEA...WITH A SEPARATE 1035 MB CENTER
DEVELOPING NORTH OF WRANGEL ISLAND ON WED. A WEAK 1026 MB LOW
NEAR CAPE LISBURNE WILL MOVE NORTH THEN EAST TO CENTER NEAR
BARROW AT 4 AM WEDNESDAY.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 KT BECOMING W 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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