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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
218 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1038 MB HIGH NEAR 80N 170W WILL MOVE WEST THIS
EVENING. A WEATHER FRONT EXTENDING FROM A STATIONARY 974 MB LOW
OVER EASTERN SIBERIA AND CURRENTLY OVER LOCATED OVER ST LAWRENCE
ISLAND WILL MOVE OVER THE WEST COAST THIS EVENING. A TROUGH OF
LOW PRESSURE CURRENTLY OVER THE ARCTIC PLAIN WILL DRIFT NORTH
INTO THE COASTAL WATERS FRIDAY THEN DRIFT WELL OFFSHORE FRIDAY
NIGHT.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG...SNOW. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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