Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
301 PM AKDT Sat Jul 22 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.

PKZ599-231230-
301 PM AKDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 992 mb low west of Banks Island will move north of Banks Island
by Sunday morning. The weather front associated with this low will
continue eastward over the Beaufort Sea. Another 992 Low will
track across the Arctic on Sunday.

$$

PKZ500-231230-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
301 PM AKDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Tonight...S winds 20 kt becoming E after midnight. Seas 5 ft.
Fog through the night. Rain in the evening. Rain after midnight.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain and snow in the morning,
then rain in the afternoon. Fog in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.MON...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...S winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ505-231230-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
301 PM AKDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Tonight...W winds 30 kt becoming NW 15 kt after midnight. Fog
through the night. Seas 10 ft decreasing to 6 ft in ice-free seas.
Freezing fog after midnight.
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft in ice-free waters. Fog. Rain in
the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft in ice-free waters. Fog,
rain.
.MON...NE winds 20 kt. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 kt.
.TUE...SW winds 15 kt.
.WED...SW winds 15 kt.
.THU...S winds 15 kt.

$$

PKZ510-231230-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
301 PM AKDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Tonight...W winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing fog after
midnight.
.SUN...NW winds 20 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 5 ft. Fog
and freezing fog.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog, rain.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...W winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

Jul 17



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