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FZAK61 PAFG 141221
OFFN15

Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
421 AM AKDT Fri Sep 14 2018

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

.SYNOPSIS...A 1032 mb area of high pressure north of Demarcation
Point will  persist over the Arctic Ocean but gradually weaken
through Sunday.  A trough of low pressure will develop on the
north side of the  Brooks Range on Friday and persist through the
weekend. Low  pressure and an associated weather front over the
Bering Sea will  move north into Chukchi Sea on Sunday.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TODAY...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt. Seas building to 4 ft. Fog. VSBY 1 NM or
less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TODAY...E winds 20 kt. Seas building to 3 ft. Fog and freezing
fog. VSBY 1 NM or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing fog. Freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing fog.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TODAY...E winds 25 kt. Seas building to 4 ft. Freezing fog and
fog. VSBY 1 NM or less. Freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing fog and fog.
Freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing fog. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.

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