Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
409 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 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.

PKZ599-250315-
409 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WITH A 974MB CENTER OVER EASTERN
SIBERIA WILL EXPAND NORTH AND EAST OVER THE ARCTIC WATERS AND
PERSIST THROUGH MON.

$$

PKZ500-250315-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
409 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ505-250315-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
409 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

PKZ510-250315-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
409 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

SDB/NTS OCT 14



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