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FZAK61 PAFG 031202
OFFN15

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
402 AM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK WEATHER FRONT OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA EXTENDS
SOUTHWEST FROM NEAR NUIQSUT TO THE WESTERN BROOKS RANGE. THE
FRONT WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY AND TODAY...THEN RESUME ITS
EASTWARD MOVEMENT TO LIE FROM DEMARCATION POINT SOUTHWEST AND
WEST OVER THE BROOKS RANGE AT 4AM SAT. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD OVER THE BEAUFORT AND CHUKCHI SEAS BEHIND THE FRONT.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.

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