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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
243 PM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

...Please refer to the Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastline
forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...980 mb low over the Chukchi sea will track near
Barrow and weaken to 991 mb by Thursday evening. A strong 968 mb
low near Nunivak island will quickly track south across the
Aleutians Thursday morning. Another low pressure system will move
into the Western Bering on Saturday.

Norton Sound-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

Dall Point to Wales-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 40 kt. Seas 14 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Freezing spray.
.THU...NW winds 30 kt. Seas 14 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt.
.THU...W winds 15 kt.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Freezing fog. Snow showers.
.FRI...W winds 20 kt.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

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