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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
238 PM AKDT Wed Oct 18 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.

PKZ599-191215-
238 PM AKDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 991 mb low near Deadhorse will move to 100 NM NE of Nuiqsut by
4 am Thursday and to 50 NM NE of Barrow by 4 PM Thursday. By 4 AM
on Friday this low will be 75 NM NW of Point Lay. An 998 mb low
140 NM N of Wainwright will move to 100 NM N of Wainwright by 4 AM
Thursday at 992 MB and to 40 NM E of Point Lay by 4PM Thursday.

$$

PKZ500-191215-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
238 PM AKDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.Tonight...N winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow showers. Freezing
spray.
.THU...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Snow showers. Freezing
spray.
.FRI...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 13 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 13 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON...E winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ505-191215-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
238 PM AKDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.Tonight...E winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow showers. Heavy freezing
spray.
.THU...E winds 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Snow showers in the morning.
Heavy freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 12 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ510-191215-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
238 PM AKDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.Tonight...E winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU...E winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI...E winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

Oct 17



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