Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
204 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 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.

PKZ599-251215-
204 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1007 mb low near Mackenzie Bay will move northeast to be located
50 nm south of Banks Island Monday morning. A cold front will move across
the Arctic Coast of Alaska Monday into Tuesday. A ridge of high
pressure will build over the western north slope Monday evening
and over the eastern north slope Tuesday.

$$

PKZ500-251215-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
204 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.Tonight...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...W winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ505-251215-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
204 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.Tonight...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow and rain in the
evening.
.MON...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ510-251215-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
204 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.Tonight...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...W winds 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

Sep 17



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