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FZAK62 PAFG 292150
OFFN14

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
150 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AROUND A 998MB LOW NEAR
75N 165W WILL REMAIN QUASI STATIONARY THROUGH SUN OVER THE ARCTIC
COAST. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WITH A 1012MB CENTER OVER ST
LAWRENCE ISLAND WILL BUILD INTO THE INTERIOR MAINLAND TONIGHT
THEN SLOWLY DRIFT S. A WEATHER FRONT IN THE ARCTIC WILL MOVE OVER
THE NW COAST SAT NIGHT AND PUSH S AND E THROUGH MON.

NORTON SOUND-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

DALL POINT TO WALES-

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

KOTZEBUE SOUND-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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