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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
407 AM AKDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...A 1017 mb high over Wrangel Island with ridging
extending NE to  a 1016 mb high 500 nm N of Point Barrow will
remain stationary  through the week. Low pressure will persist to
the SE of the ridge with a 1000 mb low moving N over Deadhorse
Wed morning then stall 100 nm offshore through Fri morning.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TODAY...N winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.WED...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TODAY...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TODAY...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog and freezing fog.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog and freezing fog.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.

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