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FZAK61 PAFG 212238
OFFN15

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
238 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1025 MB HIGH OVER BANKS ISLAND WILL DRIFT EAST THU
NIGHT. TROUGH FROM PRUDHOE BAY SOUTH WILL MOVE EAST INTO CANADA
BY MIDNIGHT. COLD FRONT MOVING FROM THE CHUKCHI SEA EASTWARD
ACROSS THE MARINE AREAS TO DEMARCATION POINT BY NOON FRI. 1023 MB
HIGH DEVELOPING OVER THE NORTH SLOPE FRI WILL MOVE TO EAST OF
BARTER ISLAND SAT AM THEN DRIFT NORTH AND PERSIST.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. FOG.
.FRI...S WINDS 30 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 30 KT DIMINISHING AFTER NOON. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT. FOG.
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT.

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