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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
234 PM AKDT SUN MAY 28 2017
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK TROUGH STRETCHING FROM NEAR KIVALINA TO
DEMARCATION POINT WILL PERSIST THROUGH EARLY TUE MORNING. A
MODERATE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL DEVELOP OVER THE EASTERN ARCTIC
COAST AS HIGH  PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA
TONIGHT. A 1006 MB  LOW WILL DEVELOP BETWEEN WAINWRIGHT AND
BARROW TUE MORNING AND  THEN PUSH OFFSHORE TO 100 NM N OF BARROW
TUE EVENING.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG. SNOW.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND FREEZING FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG AND FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND FREEZING FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.

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