Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
206 PM AKDT MON AUG 29 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.

PKZ599-301245-
206 PM AKDT MON AUG 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A WEATHER FRONT CURRENTLY OVER THE EASTERN NORTH SLOPE WILL MOVE
EAST OVER THE YUKON AND MCKENZIE DELTA TONIGHT AND OVER THE
CANADIAN HIGH ARCTIC TUESDAY. A 1040 MB HIGH PRESSURE 100 NM
NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY WILL CONTINUE TO DRIFT EAST TO BE LOCATED 200
NM NORTH OF DEMARCATION POINT TUESDAY MORNING AS A 1036 MB HIGH.

$$

PKZ500-301245-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
206 PM AKDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ505-301245-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
206 PM AKDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ510-301245-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
206 PM AKDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

CCC/JK AUG 16



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