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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
418 AM AKDT Tue Apr 24 2018

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

.SYNOPSIS...A strong ridge of high pressure north of the Arctic
Coast will persist through today then weaken slowly Wed and Thu.
A weather front will push across the west coast today, will move
across the  Brooks range tonight and will travel over the Arctic
Coast on  Wednesday. Tonight a 993 mb low will develop north of
the Brooks  Range. This low will push to the east and by
Wednesday morning  will be near Demarcation Point and Wednesday
night it will be over the Mackenzie Delta.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TODAY...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY 1
NM or less.
.WED...E winds 15 kt.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TODAY...E winds 30 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 20 kt.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 kt.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 25 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 kt.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 25 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TODAY...E winds 30 kt.
.TONIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.WED...E winds 25 kt. Freezing fog. Snow.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.

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