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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
235 PM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 986 MB LOW 150 NM NORTHWEST OF POINT BARROW WILL
MOVE OVER WAINWRIGHT BY 10 AM SAT. MEANWHILE...A WEAK RIDGE OVER
THE NORTHEAST BERING WILL GIVE WAY TO A TROUGH EXTENDING FROM A
992 MB LOW SOUTHWEST OF ATTU AND LOW PRESSURE IN THE GULF OF
ALASKA THIS EVENING. THE LOW OVER WAINWRIGHT WILL WEAKEN INTO A
TROUGH EXTENDING FROM THE GULF OF ALASKA BY 4 PM SAT AND PERSIST
INTO SUN.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT
SUBSIDING.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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