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FZAK61 PAFG 151152
OFFN15

Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
352 AM AKDT Fri Mar 15 2019

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

.SYNOPSIS...A 1009 mb low in MacKenzie Bay will move SE. A trough
of low  pressure will persist over the Arctic Plains. A 999 mb
low will  dissipate in the Central Chukchi Sea this afternoon. A
ridge of  high pressure along 76N will move N of 80N by Sat
morning. A 994  mb low will develop over the Arctic Plains and
move to Demarcation Point by Sun morning, and to Banks Island by
Mon morning.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1
NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Blowing snow.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt. Blowing snow and freezing fog. VSBY 1 NM
or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow.
.SAT...NE winds 25 kt. Blowing snow.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 25 kt.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Freezing fog.
.SAT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt. Freezing fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Freezing fog.
.SAT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TODAY...E winds 15 kt. Freezing fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Freezing fog.
.SAT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or less.

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