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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
429 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 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.

PKZ599-240015-
429 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A trough of low pressure from the Chukotsk Peninsula to north of
the Arctic Coast of Alaska will persist through tonight, and
persist north of the Arctic Coast Tue into Wed. A low over the
Sea of Okhotsk will deepen rapidly as it moves into the southwest
Bering Sea tonight and to the eastern Aleutians by 4pm Wed.

$$

PKZ500-240015-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
429 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

.Today...E winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow. Freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow. Freezing spray.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI...E winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ505-240015-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
429 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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

.Today...E winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow showers. Heavy freezing
spray.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow showers. Heavy freezing
spray.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ510-240015-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
429 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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

.Today...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow showers. Heavy freezing
spray.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt becoming SW after midnight. Seas 5 ft.
Snow showers. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

Oct 17



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