Northern Alaska (Beaufort Sea) NAVTEX Forecast


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Navtex Marine Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
236 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 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.
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
.TONIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Fog.
.FRI...S winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Fog.
.SAT...SW winds 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
.TONIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI...S winds increasing to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 35 kt. Seas 13 ft.
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
.TONIGHT...S winds 25 kt.
.FRI...S winds 25 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 30 kt.
.SAT...SW winds 35 kt.
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
.TONIGHT...Variable winds 10 kt becoming SE.
.FRI...S winds 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 kt.
.SAT...SW winds 20 kt.
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 kt.
.FRI...SE winds 20 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 kt.
.SAT...SW winds 15 kt.
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