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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
451 AM AKDT Wed Oct 18 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...A 990 mb low 40 NM north of Nuiqsut will move to near
Barrow as a 993 mb low by 4pm Thu, and to the Seward Peninsula as
a 990 mb  low by 4pm Fri. A second low developing 300 nm north of
Barrow as  a 999 mb low by 4pm Wed will move to near Point Lay as
a 994 mb  low by 4pm Thu, and then merge with the first low Thu
night.

Norton Sound-

.TODAY...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Dall Point to Wales-

.TODAY...NW winds 20 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow
showers.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow showers. Freezing
spray.
.THU...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow showers and rain
showers.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TODAY...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

.TODAY...N winds 20kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow.
.TONIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow showers.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow showers. Freezing
spray.

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