Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
000
FZAK62 PAFG 272210
OFFN14

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
210 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG PRESSURE GRADIENT OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA AND
WESTERN ARCTIC TODAY WILL SPREAD E BY WED AFTERNOON TOWARDS THE
WEST COAST. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE TO THE WEST COAST EARLY WED
MORNING WITH STRONG WESTERLIES DEVELOPING OVER THE AREA AND
PERSISTING INTO THU. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PUSH N OVER
THE AREA BY LATE THU.

NORTON SOUND-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

DALL POINT TO WALES-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

KOTZEBUE SOUND-

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WALES TO CAPE THOMPSON-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.