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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
404 AM AKDT Sun Aug 20 2017

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

.SYNOPSIS...A weak ridge lies over the Chukchi Sea extending SW
to a 1023 mb high in the Central Bering Sea. The ridge will
weaken over the Chukchi Sea as the high in the Bering drifts S
over the central Aleutians. A 998 mb low 200 nm SW of Wrangel
Island will move to the central Chukchi Sea by Mon morning and
over the western Brooks Range by Tue morning with a weather front
extending S through the Bering Strait. A 1018 mb high will
develop over Chukotka behind the front and move over the western
Chukchi Sea Wed.

Norton Sound-

.TODAY...N winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding. Fog.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog, rain.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Dall Point to Wales-

.TODAY...N winds 30 kt becoming SW 20 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...W winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Kotzebue Sound-

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Wales to Cape Thompson-

.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt becoming S. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...W winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.

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