Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
448 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 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.

PKZ599-170030-
448 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 987 mb Low 300 nm northwest of Point Hope will move to near
Pointy Hope as a 996 mb low by 4am Thu, to the seward Peninsula as
a 1000 mb low by 4pm Thu, and then moving inland. A 990 mb low 200
nm north of Barrow will move to 300 nm northwest of Barrow as a
992 mb low by 4pm Wed, and then continue moving northwest and
weakening. A 995 mb low over Interior Alaska will move over the
eastern North Slope of Alaska Thu.

$$

PKZ500-170030-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
448 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Today...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ505-170030-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
448 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Today...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ510-170030-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
448 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Today...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.THU...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

Aug 17



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