Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
229 AM AKST WED DEC 7 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.

PKZ599-080300-
229 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND W OVER THE AREA THROUGH
THE WEEK FROM A 1056 MB HIGH OVER THE NORTHWESTERN CANADIAN
TERRITORIES. A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER
THE ARCTIC COAST.

$$

PKZ500-080300-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
229 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ505-080300-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
229 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

PKZ510-080300-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
229 AM AKST WED DEC 7 2016

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

SDB DEC 16



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