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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
242 PM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure at 1021 mb 80 nm west of Banks Island
will move off to NE. A 1003 mb low in the central Chukchi Sea
will move to  Point Hope by Tue morning and E to Demarcation
Point by Wed  morning. A 1017 mb high will develop near Wrangel
Island Tue with  ridging extending NE over the northern Beaufort
Sea to persist  through Wed.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TONIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog, rain.
.TUE...N winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog, rain.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.WED...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.TUE...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TUE...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog and freezing fog.
.WED...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt becoming E. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.WED...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 kt becoming N. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TUE...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.WED...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

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