Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 292300
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
300 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 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.

PKZ599-301215-
300 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE HIGH ARCTIC THROUGH
SATURDAY...AS A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE
BERING STRAIT AND CENTRAL BERING SEA. A STRONGER LOW AT 983 MB
WILL MOVE EAST FROM THE SIBERIAN ARCTIC AND WEAKEN AS IT MOVES
INTO THE NORTHERN CHUKCHI SEA BY MON AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ500-301215-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
300 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ505-301215-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
300 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...W WINDS 30 KT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT.
.WED...NW WINDS 25 KT.

$$

PKZ510-301215-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
300 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

NTS JUL 16



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