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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
413 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...STRONG HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF
ALASKA WILL MOVE EAST TO THE BEAUFORT SEA BY MON. A 988 MB LOW
NEAR NUNIVAK ISLAND WILL MOVE TO WESTERN NORTON SOUND AS A 998 MB
LOW BY 3PM SAT...TO NEAR POINT HOPE AS A 1004 MB LOW BY 3AM SUN
AND THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN IN PLACE.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SNOW.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SNOW. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...E WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

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