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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
336 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1003 MB LOW 400 NM NORTH OF BARROW WILL DISSIPATE
ON WEDNESDAY. A 1003 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP EAST OF WRANGEL ISLAND
AND TRACK NORTHEAST WITH A WEATHER FRONT THAT WILL MOVE INLAND
ALONG THE NORTHWEST ARCTIC COAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT THEN MOVE EAST
OF BARROW THURSDAY. A BROAD AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE NORTH SLOPE ON FRIDAY.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM EARLY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER NOON.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER NOON.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...SW WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT.

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