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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
239 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A WEATHER FRONT ALONG THE ARCTIC COAST WILL BE PUSHED
OUT OF THE AREA AS A 1026 MB HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE OVER THE HIGH
ARCTIC AND A 1028MB HIGH OVER THE WEST COAST OF ALASKA MERGE OVER
THE AREA BY FRI NIGHT. THE MERGED HIGH WILL BUILD TO 1035 MB AND
DRIFT 200 NM NE OF BARROW BY SAT.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. FOG.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 KT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 KT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 20 KT. FREEZING FOG.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. FREEZING FOG.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT. FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG. FREEZING
.FRI...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING FOG.

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