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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
226 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1007 MB LOW IN THE CENTRAL BERING SEA WILL MOVE TO
JUST EAST OF BARROW AS A 1000 MB LOW BY SAT AFTERNOON. A STRONG
1036 MB HIGH WILL BUILD IN RAPIDLY OVER THE WEST COAST ON SAT
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NE. SNOW.
.SAT...N WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SUN...W WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT BECOMING S 10 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 50 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
.SUN...W WINDS 45 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT DECREASING TO 10 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 70 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
.SUN...W WINDS 65 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

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