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TAO performance continues to improve after fourth service cruise. Read more...

NWS Forecast

FZAK61 PAFG 211209
OFFN15

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
409 AM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

SYNOPSIS
A 1041 MB HIGH CENTER NEAR 80N 178W WILL REMAIN QUASI
STATIONARY THROUGH THE WEEK AS IT WEAKENS TO 1033 MB. A BROAD
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER MAINLAND ALASKA WILL SHIFT S. EASTERLY
FLOW WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE ARCTIC...BUT WEAKEN BEGINNING THU. 

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
NE WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
NE WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED
NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
E WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR

WED
E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR

WED
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR

WED
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

TODAY
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR

WED
E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. BLOWING SNOW. VSBY 1 NM OR

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.