Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 272210
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
210 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 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.

PKZ599-281215-
210 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE ARCTIC TONIGHT. THIS
WEATHER FRONT WILL LIE FROM ABOUT POINT LAY TO BARROW AND
NORTHWARD AROUND MIDNIGHT SAT NIGHT...AND CONTINUE EASTWARD. A
1039 MB HIGH WILL MOVE EASTWARD ACROSS THE ARCTIC COAST SUNDAY
NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY.


$$

PKZ500-281215-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
210 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ505-281215-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
210 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ510-281215-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
210 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

AUG 16


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