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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
302 PM AKDT Wed May 22 2019

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

.SYNOPSIS...A 1016 mb low 80 NM north of Demarcation Point will
dissipate  Thu. A weak weather front in the western Chukchi Sea
will move to  the central Chukchi Sea by 4pm Thu, to Point Barrow
north by 4pm  Fri, and to Demarcation Point north by 4pm Sat. A
1013 mb low will develop near Barter Island by 4am Fri and move
to 200 NM north of Barter Island as a 1013 mb low by 4pm Fri,
then continue moving  north.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft subsiding. Fog and freezing
fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.THU...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog and freezing fog. VSBY 1 NM
or less.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Seas calm. Freezing fog.
.THU...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog and freezing fog.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Fog and freezing fog.
.THU...NE winds 10 kt. Fog and freezing fog.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Fog and freezing fog.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt. Fog and freezing fog.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TONIGHT...N winds 5 kt. Freezing fog.
.THU...NE winds 10 kt. Freezing fog.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Freezing fog.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt. Freezing fog.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt becoming W. Seas 2 ft subsiding.
Freezing fog.
.THU...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Freezing fog.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Freezing fog.
.FRI...NW winds 5 kt. Seas 1 foot. Freezing fog.

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