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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
345 AM AKDT Wed Sep 20 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...A 1024 mb high pressure system over the western north
slope coast will strengthen to 1030 mb as it moves east to be
located over  Prudhoe Bay this evening and strengthen to 1032 mb
Friday as the  high stretches from Banks Island to near Barrow.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TODAY...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TODAY...S winds 10 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TODAY...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TODAY...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

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