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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
128 PM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE NORTHERN
ARCTIC. A 1003MB LOW NEAR BARROW WILL MOVE NORTH AND THEN BE
ABSORBED BY A 994MB LOW THAT WILL MOVE FROM THE CHUKCHI SEA TO
BARROW BY MON EVENING...THEN CONTINUE NE TO 250NM N OF BARTER
ISLAND BY EARLY WED.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.MON...NW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT BECOMING E 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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