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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...A 1007 mb low near Mackenzie Bay will move northeast
to be located 50 nm south of Banks Island Monday morning. A front
sweeping  south and east from a 994 mb low just south of the
north pole  along the dateline will pass Wrangel Island Sunday
morning and  will approach the the northwest coast Monday
morning. A ridge of  high pressure will build over the western
north slope Monday  evening and over the eastern north slope
Tuesday.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TODAY...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TODAY...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Freezing fog.
.TONIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft subsiding. Fog and freezing fog.
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TODAY...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TODAY...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Fog.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

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