Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
000
FZAK69 PAFG 281201
OFFAFG

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
401 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE US ARCTIC WATERS

SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST ONE-THIRD OF
THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
TWICE AS HIGH.

PKZ599-290315-
401 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A WEATHER FRONT EXTENDING SOUTHWEST FROM A 994 MB LOW NEAR 72N
155W WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE NORTH SLOPE. THE FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO
THE EAST TO BE NEAR DEMARCATION POINT BY FRIDAY MORNING.

$$

PKZ500-290315-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
401 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ505-290315-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
401 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 30 KT BECOMING W 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ510-290315-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
401 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 30 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

CCC/DJH AUG 14



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.