Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
000
FZAK61 PAFG 302228
OFFN15

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
228 PM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA WILL WEAKEN
THROUGH FRI. A 1003 MB LOW JUST NORTH OF EASTERN SIBERIA WILL
MOVE TO 500 NM NORTHWEST OF BARROW BY 4PM THU AS A 1005 MB
LOW...TO 250 NM NORTH OF BARROW AS A 1006 MB LOW BY 4PM FRI...AND
TO 300 NM NORTHEAST OF BARTER ISLAND AS A 1010 MB LOW BY 4PM SAT.


CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. GUSTS 40 KT NEAR CAPE LISBURNE.
SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. FOG.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. FOG.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. FOG...RAIN.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS TO 2 FT. FOG.
.THU...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.