Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 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.

PKZ599-250030-
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1007 mb low near Mackenzie Bay will move northeast to be located
50 nm south of Banks Island Monday morning. A front sweeping
south and east from a 994 mb low just south of the north pole
along the dateline will pass Wrangel Island Sunday morning and
will approach the the northwest coast Monday morning. A ridge of
high pressure will build over the western north slope Monday
evening and over the eastern north slope Tuesday.

$$

PKZ500-250030-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.Today...W winds 15 kt becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...N winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ505-250030-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.Today...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain in the evening.
.MON...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...W winds 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ510-250030-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
448 AM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.Today...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...W winds 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

CCC Sep 17


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