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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
249 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

...Please refer to the Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastline
forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...A weather front associated with a 976 mb low over
Siberia will move east into the Central Bering Sea tonight, and
the Chukchi  Sea, Bering Strait, and Eastern Bering Sea by Sat
morning. The  high pressure will hold on strong over mainland
Alaska, and the  weather front will deflect to N over the Western
Arctic. A Low  pressure system will move to the Western Aleutians
Sat morning at  978 mb, the Pribilof Islands by Sun morning at
950 mb, and over  Kodiak Island by Mon morning at 955 mb.

Norton Sound-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 kt becoming E. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Heavy
freezing spray.
.SAT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 40 kt. Seas 8 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy freezing
spray.

Dall Point to Wales-

.TONIGHT...SE winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft building to 10 ft. Freezing
spray.
.SAT...SE winds 35 kt. Seas 11 ft. Snow and rain. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 35 kt. Seas 17 ft. Freezing fog. Snow. Heavy
freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 40 kt. Seas 18 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt becoming SW.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt becoming S 25 kt. Seas building to 5 ft.
Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...SE winds 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

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