Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
223 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 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.

PKZ599-251330-
223 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 996 MB LOW 350 NM NORTHWEST OF BARROW WILL WEAKEN TO 1004 MB 300
NM NORTH OF BARROW BY LATE SUNDAY NIGHT. A WEATHER FRONT WILL
MOVE EAST ACROSS THE ARCTIC COASTAL WATERS OF ALASKA SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. A 991 MB LOW 750 NM NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY
WILL MOVE RAPIDLY NORTH.

$$

PKZ500-251330-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
223 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ505-251330-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
223 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

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

$$

PKZ510-251330-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
223 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

SEP 16



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