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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
152 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...VERY STRONG HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTH SLOPE OF
ALASKA WILL PERSIST INTO SAT. A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH IN THE HIGH
ARCTIC WILL MOVE SOUTH TO THE EASTERN ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA FRI
EVENING AND THEN MOVE INLAND. A SECOND TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE
WILL MOVE SOUTH TO THE EASTERN ARCTIC COAST ON SAT PM.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 5 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT BECOMING W.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT.

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