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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
217 PM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1030 MB HIGH CENTERED 150 NM WEST OF BARROW WITH A
RIDGE EXTENDING EASTWARD OVER THE SOUTHERN BEAUFORT SEA WILL
REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY MONDAY NIGHT. THE HIGH CENTER WILL MOVE
NORTHEAST TUESDAY TO BE 120 NM NORTH OF BARROW AT 4PM TUE...THEN
MOVE SOUTHEAST TO BE 100 NM NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY AT 4PM WED. A
WEAK WEATHER FRONT OVER THE EAST SIBERIAN SEA WILL MOVE INTO THE
NORTHERN CHUKCHI SEA WEDNESDAY TO LIE ALONG ABOUT 170W AT 4PM
WED.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. LOCAL GUSTS 25 KT NEAR
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. LOCAL GUSTS 30 KT NEAR CAPE LISBURNE.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT...EXCEPT N WINDS 10 KT NEAR SHORE.
SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. FOG.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 FT.

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