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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
403 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 1002 MB LOW NEAR POINT HOPE WITH A LOW PRESSURE
TROUGH EXTENDING EAST ALONG THE NORTH SLOPE COAST WILL WEAKEN AS
IT MOVES EAST ALONG THE BROOKS RANGE MONDAY. A 1035 MB HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS NORTH OVER THE SOUTHERN BERING SEA.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SNOW.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E WINDS 35 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.

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