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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
402 AM AKDT Thu May 24 2018

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

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will remain over the Beaufort and
Chukchi Seas through Saturday. Low pressure will persist over
Point Hope,  Kotzebue and Norton Sounds as well as the Interior
of Alaska. A 1000 mb low will develop just east of the McKenzie
Delta Friday and will slowly drift east.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.FRI...E winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt.

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