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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
236 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING FROM THE YUKON DELTA TO
KOTZEBUE TO BARTER ISLAND WILL DRIFT SLOWLY NORTHWEST AND WEAKEN
THROUGH THU.  HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA
AND OVER NORTHEAST RUSSIA WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRI. A LOW IN
BRISTOL BAY WILL PERSIST THROUGH WED. A STRONG LOW WILL DEVELOP
IN THE GULF OF ALASKA THU.

NORTON SOUND-

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

DALL POINT TO WALES-

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.WED...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.

KOTZEBUE SOUND-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT. FOG. SHOWERS.
.WED...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.

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