Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
408 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 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.

PKZ599-200200-
408 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 994 mb low 600 nm N of Point Barrow will move to the North Pole
by Sunday morning. A 1009 mb high is over Point Barrow with weak
ridging over the nearshore waters extending W to a 1017 mb high
over the Gulf of Anadyr. A 1016 mb high will develop over the
western Beaufort Sea Sun morning then move NE Mon. A 999 mb low
will move into the Western Chukchi Sea Mon morning with weak
trough extending N over 170W.

$$

PKZ500-200200-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
408 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 10 kt becoming SW overnight. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ505-200200-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
408 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ510-200200-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
408 AM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.Today...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

SDB Aug 17



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