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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
327 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...Trough of low pressure over the Chukchi and western
Beaufort Sea  will weaken and slide to the southeast over
northwest Alaska  tonight. A weak 1004 mb low over the Chukotsk
Peninsula will pass just south of St Lawrence Island Fri evening
to be over the YK Delta by late Sat morning. Weak high pressure
over northern  Siberia will drift east to be over the Bering and
Chuckchi Sea by  Sat afternoon.

Norton Sound-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.FRI...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.

Dall Point to Wales-

.TONIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding. Fog.
.FRI...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft. Fog, rain.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog, rain.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog, rain.
.SAT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog, rain.
.FRI...W winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog, rain.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog, rain.
.SAT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

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