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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
341 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN
BEAUFORT SEA WILL RECEDE EASTWARD INTO THE CANADIAN ARCHIPELAGO
BY LATE TONIGHT AND MOVE FARTHER EASTWARD TUE. A 1001 MB LOW NEAR
THE GULF OF ANADYR WILL DEEPEN TO A 996 MB LOW 100 MILES NORTH OF
BARROW BY LATE THIS AFTERNOON. THE LOW WILL MOVE TO 250 MILES
NORTH OF DEMARCATION POINT BY NOON WED WEAKENING TO 998 MB. A
TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE EXTENDING FROM THE EASTERN SIBERIAN
PENINSULA TO BRISTOL BAY WILL MOVE TO THE WEST COAST OF ALASKA BY
LATE TONIGHT.

NORTON SOUND-

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT BECOMING S 15 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT BECOMING W 20 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT BECOMING N 15 KT.

DALL POINT TO WALES-

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE... W WINDS 15 KT BECOMING N 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

KOTZEBUE SOUND-

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TUE...SE WINDS 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.

WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 KT BECOMING NW 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW.

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