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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
328 PM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE EXTENDING FROM BRISTOL
BAY TO THE NORTHEAST INTERIOR WILL DRIFT NORTH AND WEST. THE
TROUGH WILL EXTEND FROM THE SOUTHEASTERN BERING SEA TO BARTER
ISLAND BY SATURDAY. LOW PRESSURE OVER THE RUSSIAN ARCTIC WILL
MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN CHUKCHI SEA ON SATURDAY...THEN TO 230 NM
NORTH OF BARROW SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. FOG.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT DIMINISHING AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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