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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
308 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1029 MB HIGH CENTERED NEAR BARROW WILL MOVE EAST
INTO THE BEAUFORT SEA...CENTERING NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY AT 4PM
WED. A WEAK WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE OUT OF EASTERN RUSSIA TO LIE
FROM CAPE LISBURNE NORTH AT 4PM WED...AND CONTINUE NORTHEAST TO
LIE FROM BARROW NORTHWEST AT 4AM THU.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT
BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT BECOMING E 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LATE TONIGHT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING E THIS EVENING. E
WINDS INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT...DIMINISHING. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT TURNING E. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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