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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
224 PM AKST WED DEC 17 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE ARCTIC IS
SHIFTING NORTH AWAY FROM THE NORTH SLOPE. WEAK LOW PRESSURE OVER
ST MATTHEW ISLAND WILL CONTINUE TO WEAKEN AND MOVE WEST. LOW
PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA
FRIDAY.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 30 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 30 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 KT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT.

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