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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
351 AM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A WEATHER FRONT NEAR PRUDHOE BAY WILL CONTINUE TO
MOVE EAST TO BE NEAR DEMARCATION POINT BY THIS EVENING. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER THE COASTAL PLAIN BEHIND THE FRONT AND
PERSIST THROUGH FRI. A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AROUND A 995MB
LOW NEAR 75N 165W WILL REMAIN OVER THE ARCTIC THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE NORTHWEST COAST ON
SATURDAY AND MOVE EAST ACROSS THE ARCTIC THROUGH LATE SUN.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TODAY...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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