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FZAK62 PAFG 162315
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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
215 PM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018

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

.SYNOPSIS...Low pressure will persist over mainland Alaska as a
994 mb Low develops S of Point Lay Wed morning and moves NW into
the Chukchi Sea Thu morning. A ridge of high pressure will move
over the  Eastern Bering Sea and merge with ridging over Chukotka
with a  1032 mb high moving over the Chukotsk Peninsula Fri
morning.

Norton Sound-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt.
.WED...NW winds 25 kt.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt.
.THU...N winds 20 kt.

Dall Point to Wales-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing fog. Heavy
freezing spray.
.WED...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy freezing
spray.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt becoming W 20 kt.
.WED...W winds 25 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Freezing fog.
.THU...W winds 20 kt.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Freezing fog.
.WED...NW winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 35 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog.
.THU...NW winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.

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