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FZAK61 PAFG 302311
OFFN15

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
311 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 998 MB LOW IN THE WESTERN INTERIOR OF ALASKA WILL
MOVE SOUTHEAST TONIGHT. A LOW NEAR YELLOWKNIFE WILL MOVE TO 200
NM EAST OF INUVIK AS A 985 MB LOW BY 4AM MON AND THEN WEAKEN
SLOWLY THROUGH TUE. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHERN
BERING SEA AND WESTERN CHUKCHI SEA WILL BUILD EAST OVER THE
ARCTIC COAST AND INTERIOR OF ALASKA THROUGH TUE.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS TO 4 FT. FOG.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG... RAIN. SNOW.
.TUE...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG...RAIN.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

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

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
FOG. RAIN. SNOW.
.MON...NW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG...RAIN.

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