Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 181052
OFFAFG

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
252 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

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.

PKZ599-190200-
252 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE ARCTIC OCEAN CENTERED NEAR 80 NORTH WILL
PERSIST THROUGH SATURDAY. LOW PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA
WILL MOVE NORTH INTO INTERIOR ALASKA FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY. A
WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE SOUTH ACROSS THE ARCTIC WATERS THURSDAY
NIGHT.

$$

PKZ500-190200-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
252 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ505-190200-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
252 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ510-190200-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
252 AM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

DA/NS SEP 14


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