Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
204 PM AKDT Tue Sep 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.

PKZ599-201400-
204 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
High pressure will build over the Arctic Coast with a 1024 mb
high near Point Barrow by Wed morning and ridging extending
southwest across the Chukchi Sea. The high will continue to build
to 1031 mb as it moves to 100 nm N of Deadhorse by Wed evening. A
decaying weather front will lie NE to SW across the the northern
Arctic. High pressure will continue to build over the Arctic
through Fri.

$$

PKZ500-201400-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
204 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Tonight...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ505-201400-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
204 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Tonight...W winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ510-201400-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
204 PM AKDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.Tonight...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...W winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

SDB Sep 17



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