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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
314 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...Trough of low pressure over the western Brooks Range
will weaken  and slide to the south to cross the Seward Peninsula
on Sat and  into Interior Alaska Sat night. A weak trough of low
pressure  over the Chukotsk Peninsula will pass just south of St
Lawrence  Island this evening to be over the YK Delta by late Sat
morning.  Weak high pressure over northern Siberia will drift
east to be  over the Bering and Chuckchi Sea by Sat afternoon and
persist into Sun.

Norton Sound-

.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Dall Point to Wales-

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog, rain.
.SAT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog, rain.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

.TONIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Fog, rain.
.SAT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

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