Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 032301
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
201 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 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.

PKZ599-041500-
201 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE FROM THE YUKON DELTA TO THE NORTH SLOPE
WILL STRENGTHEN THROUGH TONIGHT AND THEN BUILD EAST OVER THE
EASTERN INTERIOR AND EASTERN NORTH SLOPE SUN.

$$

PKZ500-041500-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
201 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ505-041500-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
201 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT.

$$

PKZ510-041500-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
201 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 KT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 KT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 KT.

$$

DEC 16


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