Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
418 AM AKDT Sun Jun 25 2017

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.

PKZ599-260015-
418 AM AKDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 984 mb low over the High Arctic near 86N 157W will move north
toward the North Pole, with the associated surface front rapidly
moving northeast across the Beaufort Sea today. Weak high pressure
over Interior Alaska will shift northeastward and will build over
the eastern Beaufort Sea as a 1016 mb low Monday night.

$$

PKZ500-260015-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
418 AM AKDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.Today...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 15 kt becoming E after midnight. Seas 4 ft.
Rain in the evening.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog, rain.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ505-260015-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
418 AM AKDT Sun Jun 25 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

$$

PKZ510-260015-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
418 AM AKDT Sun Jun 25 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

$$

NTS Jun 17


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