Western Alaska NAVTEX Forecast


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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
242 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017
...Please refer to the Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed coastline
forecasts...
.SYNOPSIS...A ridge of high pressure over the eastern Bering Sea
and Bering Strait will slowly move east into mainland Alaska
through Sat. A  1005 mb near Wrangel Island and will continue to
move northeast  across the Chukchi Sea Friday and dissipate over
the Beaufort Sea. A second 990 mb low will move to near Wrangel
Island on Fri  evening and then east into the Arctic Ocean on
Sat. Weak high  pressure will persist over western mainland
Alaska.
Norton Sound-
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Dall Point to Wales-
.TONIGHT...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.FRI...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.SAT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
Kotzebue Sound-
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas building to 4 ft.
.FRI...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Wales to Cape Thompson-
.TONIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Fog.
.FRI...SW winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Fog.
.SAT...SW winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
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