Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 292149
OFFAFG

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
149 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 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.

PKZ599-301300-
149 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE AROUND A 998MB LOW NEAR 75N 165W
WILL REMAIN QUASI STATIONARY THROUGH SUN OVER THE ARCTIC COAST.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN OVER THE BROOKS RANGE AND COASTAL
PLAIN TONIGHT. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE NW COAST ON SAT
NIGHT AND SLOWLY MOVE EAST THROUGH MON.

$$

PKZ500-301300-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
149 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ505-301300-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
149 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ510-301300-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
149 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

SDB/RM AUG 14



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