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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
413 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...THE 1029 MB HIGH OVER SOUTHWEST MAINLAND ALASKA WILL
DRIFT NORTHWEST TO CENTER BETWEEN SAINT LAWRENCE ISLAND AND THE
YUKON DELTA SUN MORNING...THEN BE ABSORBED BY THE DEVELOPING HIGH
PRESSURE CENTER COMING IN FROM RUSSIA. A WEATHER FRONT MOVING
INTO THE WESTERN CHUKCHI EARLY SAT EVENING WILL MOVE EAST OVER
THE CHUKCHI SEA TO LIE FROM ABOUT POINT LAY TO BARROW AND
NORTHWARD AROUND MIDNIGHT SAT NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE MOVING EAST
OVER EASTERN RUSSIA BEHIND THIS FRONT WILL BE 1038 MB OVER THE
NORTHWEST CHUKCHI SEA SUN AFTERNOON.

NORTON SOUND-

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

DALL POINT TO WALES-

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

KOTZEBUE SOUND-

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-

.TODAY...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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