Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 102334
OFFAFG

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
234 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

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.

PKZ599-111315-
234 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTH SLOPE OF ALASKA AND CHUKCHI
SEA WILL MOVE EAST OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA SUN NIGHT AND MON.
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA
SUN NIGHT AND MON.

$$

PKZ500-111315-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
234 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ505-111315-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
234 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

PKZ510-111315-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
234 PM AKST SAT DEC 10 2016

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

DEC 16


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