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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
412 AM AKDT THU APR 17 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A 993 MB LOW IN THE SOUTHERN BERING SEA WILL MEANDER
SLOWLY AROUND DUTCH HARBOR THROUGH THU MORNING THEN REDEVELOP TO
991 MB LOW NEAR SAND POINT BY FRI MORNING. A 1017 MB HIGH NEAR
WRANGEL ISLAND WILL MOVE EASTWARD AND STRENGTHEN THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. THIS WILL CREATE A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE FROM EAST TO
WEST NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST.

NORTON SOUND-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT.

DALL POINT TO WALES-

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 KT...EXCEPT 25 KT WEST OF SLEDGE ISLAND.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT...EXCEPT 25 KT WEST OF SLEDGE ISLAND.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

KOTZEBUE SOUND-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT OR LESS THIS MORNING. NW WINDS
10 KT AFTER NOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT.

WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 KT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT.

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