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FZAK61 PAFG 062325
OFFN15

Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
225 PM AKST Thu Dec 6 2018

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

.SYNOPSIS...On the surface, a 982 mb low currently over St
Lawrence Island will drift south and east to be located just off
shore from Emmonak Friday morning as a 979 mb low and will remain
nearly stationary Friday night and will then move on shore as a
981 mb low Saturday morning. A ridge of high pressure over
Northeast  Russia extends east across the north Slope of Alaska
will persist  through Fri.

Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 40 kt. Seas 10 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.

Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...W winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy freezing
spray.

Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-

.TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt becoming W.
.FRI...W winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.SAT...N winds 15 kt.

Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-

.TONIGHT...N winds 10 kt.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 15 kt.
.SAT...N winds 15 kt.

Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-

.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 kt.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt.

$$