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FZAK62 PAFG 272146
OFFN14

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
146 PM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A WEATHER FRONT IN THE CHUKCHI SEA WILL MOVE TO LIE
FROM THE LOW IN THE HIGH ARCTIC TO KUPARUK AND SW ACROSS MAINLAND
ALASKA BY THU MORNING. A 1013MB HIGH WILL MOVE OVER THE AREA
BEHIND THE FRONT THU AFTERNOON. THE FRONT WILL STALL ALONG THE
ALASKA RANGE AND IN THE LOWER YUKON VALLEY AS IT
WEAKENS...EVENTUALLY PULLING E OUT OF THE AREA.

NORTON SOUND-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

DALL POINT TO WALES-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

KOTZEBUE SOUND-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT. FOG. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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