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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
442 AM AKDT Thu Jul 20 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 over the central Bering Sea
will strengthen as it moves east over the eastern Bering Sea
today, with the ridge line north-south through the Bering Strait
this evening. The ridge will weaken north of the Bering Strait
tonight as a weather front approaches from the west. That front
will move east over the Chukchi Sea on Friday, but will have
little impact south of the Bering Strait.  

Norton Sound-

.TODAY...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.

Dall Point to Wales-

.TODAY...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TODAY...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...SE winds 5 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

.TODAY...W winds 15 kt. Seas building to 4 ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.

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