Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
212 PM AKDT Thu Sep 21 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.

PKZ599-221400-
212 PM AKDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
High pressure will persist over the Arctic with a 1026 mb high
200 nm N of Point Barrow Fri morning. The high center will move E
Saturday, but high pressure will persist over the offshore waters.
A weather front will move SE across the Arctic Sat with the tail
of the front approaching the NW Arctic Coast Sun morning, but will
be held offshore by the high pressure over the Arctic Coast.

$$

PKZ500-221400-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
212 PM AKDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.Tonight...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ505-221400-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
212 PM AKDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.Tonight...S winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...W winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ510-221400-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
212 PM AKDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.Tonight...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.FRI...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

SDB Sep 17



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