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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
233 PM 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 998 mb low over the Bering Strait will move
northwest and dissipate. A 988 mb low over Bristol Bay 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 now 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. High
pressure will build over the central Bering Sea Wed and drift
north to Saint Lawrence Island on Thu.

Norton Sound-

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.WED...E winds 20 kt.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Rain and snow.
.THU...S winds 15 kt.

Dall Point to Wales-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...W winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.WED...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.THU...SE winds 20 kt.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas building to 5 ft. Blowing snow.
VSBY 1 NM or less. Freezing spray.
.WED...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
Freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.

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