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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
433 AM AKDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...Please refer to the Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastline
forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...A ridge of high pressure will persist over the
eastern Bering Sea through Saturday. A weather front over the
northwest Chukchi Sea  will move east today, but will have little
impact south of Point  Hope except for an increase in winds. A
stronger weather front  will move eastward out of Russia and into
the area Saturday night.

Norton Sound-

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SAT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Dall Point to Wales-

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt, except SW winds increasing to 20 kt from
Saint Lawrence Island to the Bering Strait. Seas building to 4
ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TODAY...W winds 15 kt becoming S. Seas 3 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

.TODAY...S winds 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas building to  5
ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.SAT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.

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