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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
354 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A LOW NEAR BANKS ISLAND WILL MOVE EAST TODAY. A RIDGE
OF HIGH PRESSURE STRETCHING ACROSS FROM THE ARCTIC COAST TO THE
NORTHERN BERING SEA PERSIST THROUGH THU THEN MOVE SOUTH OVER
INTERIOR ALASKA FRI. A WEAK WEATHER FRONT IN EASTERN RUSSIA WILL
MOVE EAST ACROSS THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA WED NIGHT AND THU. A
SECOND AND MUCH STRONGER WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
CHUKCHI  SEA THU NIGHT AND TO BARROW NORTH ON FRI.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. BLOWING SNOW.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 KT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...W WINDS 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...W WINDS 25 KT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT.

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