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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
313 PM AKDT MON MAY 30 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1008 MB LOW 750 NM NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY WILL DEEPEN
AS IT MOVES SOUTHEAST TO BE 1004 MB 300 NM NORTH OF DEMARCATION
POINT AT 4 PM WED...THEN TURN SOUTHWEST AND WEAKEN. HIGH PRESSURE
CENTERED OVER THE CANADIAN ARCHIPELAGO WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST AS THE
LOW APPROACHES. HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED 300 NM NW OF WRANGEL
ISLAND WILL MOVE EAST TO BE 1023 MB 150 NM NE OF WRANGEL ISLAND
AT 4 PM WED WITH A RIDGE EXTENDING EASTWARD OVER THE SOUTHERN
BEAUFORT SEA. A 1006 MB THERMAL LOW WILL DEVELOP OVER NORTHERN
INTERIOR ALASKA ON TUE...THEN MOVE SOUTH AND DEEPEN TO BE 995 MB
OVER THE SOUTHERN INTERIOR WED AFTERNOON.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

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

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT BY
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT BECOMING N. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. FREEZING SPRAY
AND FREEZING FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY AND FREEZING FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY AND
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING FOG.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. FREEZING SPRAY
AND FREEZING FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG. FREEZING
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING FOG.

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