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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
407 AM AKDT FRI SEP 30 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN A 992 MB LOW OVER
SIBERIA AND A 1033 MB RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER MAINLAND ALASKA
WILL PERSIST THROUGH SAT. A 985 MB LOW NEAR ATKA WILL MOVE N INTO
THE BERING SEA TODAY...TO THE PRIBILOF ISLANDS BY SAT
MORNING...AND INTO THE GULF OF ANADYR SAT AT 988 MB.

NORTON SOUND-

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.

DALL POINT TO WALES-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG...RAIN.

KOTZEBUE SOUND-

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-

.TODAY...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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