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FZAK61 PAFG 072221

Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
221 PM AKDT Wed Apr 7 2021

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

.SYNOPSIS...A low pressure will persist over the Arctic as a 1020
mb low near Utqiagvik dissipates, and a 1015 mb low in the
Northern Beaufort Sea moves W to 700 nm N of Demarcation Point by
Thu afternoon, and to 600 nm N of Deadhorse by Fri afternoon.
High pressure will build east across the Arctic Coast and Plain
through Fri with a 1028 mb high developing near Umiat.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt.
.THU...NW winds 15 kt.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 15 kt.
.FRI...W winds 10 kt.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 kt.
.THU...NW winds 15 kt.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 kt.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 kt.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt.
.FRI...SW winds 20 kt.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 kt.
.THU...NW winds 25 kt.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 20 kt.
.FRI...W winds 20 kt.