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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
208 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1005 MB LOW 250 NM NE OF BARROW WILL MOVE E ACROSS
THE BEAUFORT SEA TOWARDS BANKS ISLAND WHILE DISSIPATING THROUGH
WED MORNING. A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL MOVE OVER THE
CHUKCHI SEA AND WESTERN ARCTIC TUE.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

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