Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 301158
OFFAFG

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
358 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 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.

PKZ599-310300-
358 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AROUND A 996MB LOW NEAR 75N 165W
WILL REMAIN QUASI STATIONARY THROUGH SUN OVER THE ARCTIC COAST.
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE NW COAST ON SAT NIGHT AND
SLOWLY MOVE EAST THROUGH MON.

$$

PKZ500-310300-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
358 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ505-310300-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
358 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ510-310300-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
358 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

CCC/DJH AUG 14


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