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

NWS Forecast

FZAK61 PAFG 021038
OFFN15

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
238 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

SYNOPSIS
A 989 MB LOW CENTERED 250 MILES NORTHWEST OF BARROW
WILL WEAKEN SLOWLY THROUGH TUESDAY TO 994 MB 90 MILES NORTHWEST
OF BARROW TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE LOW WILL BE 998 MB 280 MILES
NORTHEAST OF BARROW AT 4PM AKDT WEDNESDAY. THE LOW WILL MOVE EAST
TO VICINITY OF BANKS ISLAND THURSDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO
BUILD OVER THE NORTH SLOPE. 

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

TODAY
NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG.

WED
W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.

WED NIGHT
SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

TODAY
W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG. SNOW SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.

WED
W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

TODAY
W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.

TONIGHT
W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.

WED
NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FOG.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

TODAY
W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.

WED
W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FOG.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

TODAY
W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG. RAIN
SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG. SNOW SHOWERS.

WED
W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED NIGHT
W WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT.