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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
300 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE AT 1046 MB WILL WILL REMAIN
OVER THE NORTHEAST ARCTIC WITH RIDGING EXTENDING SOUTHWEST OVER
THE CHUKCHI SEA. THE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL WEAKEN TO ABOUT
1040 MB BY 3 AM SATURDAY. A BROAD TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
REMAIN OVER MAINLAND ALASKA THROUGH SATURDAY.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW AND FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WINDS 35 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. FOG AND BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

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