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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
311 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1032 MB HIGH EXTENDING SOUTH OVER THE ARCTIC COAST
FROM 80N WILL SHIFT WEST TOWARDS THE EASTERN SIBERIAN SEA THROUGH
FRI. THE 1006 MB LOW NEAR BANKS ISLAND WILL MOVE WEST OVER THE
NORTHERN BEAUFORT SEA THU NIGHT AND BE A 1009 MB LOW 480 NM NORTH
OF BARTER ISLAND BY FRI MORNING.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING SPRAY.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.

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