Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
239 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 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.

PKZ599-231230-
239 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1005 mb near Wrangel Island and will continue to move northeast
across the Chukchi Sea Friday and dissipate over the Beaufort Sea.
A second 990 mb low will move to near Wrangel Island on Fri
evening and then east into the Arctic Ocean on Sat. Weak high
pressure will persist over western mainland Alaska.

$$

PKZ500-231230-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
239 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

.Tonight...S winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.FRI...S winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 35 kt. Seas 14 ft. Rain and snow.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 35 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.SUN...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ505-231230-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
239 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

$$

PKZ510-231230-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
239 PM AKDT Thu Jun 22 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

$$

Jun 17



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