Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
247 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 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.

PKZ599-201315-
247 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 978 mb low over the Chukotsk Peninsula will move to near
McGrath as a 990 mb low by 3pm Sun then move southeast. A Strong
low in the Sea of Okhotsk will move to just west of Anadyr as a
978 mb low by 3pm Mon, and to the southern Chukchi Sea as a 975 mb
low by 3pm Tue.

$$

PKZ500-201315-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
247 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.Tonight...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 35 kt. Seas 12 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE...E winds 40 kt. Seas 15 ft. Snow. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 35 kt. Seas 15 ft. Snow. Heavy freezing
spray.
.WED...E winds 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI...S winds 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.

$$

PKZ505-201315-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
247 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

$$

PKZ510-201315-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
247 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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Nov 17


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