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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
230 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 985 MB LOW 85 MILES NORTHWEST OF BARROW WILL MOVE
TO 150 MILES NORTH OF BARTER ISLAND 10 AM WED. 992 MB LOW 450
MILES NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY WILL MOVE TO 230 MILES NORTHWEST OF
PRUDHOE BAY 10 PM WED...THEN MOVE TO THE MACKENZIE DELTA AND
DISSIPATE 4PM THU. HIGH PRESSURE OF 1020 MB OVER WRANGELL ISLAND
THU AM WILL MOVE EAST TO COVER ALL THE COASTAL WATERS BY 4AM FRI.


CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

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

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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