Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
236 PM AKDT MON JUL 6 2015

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.

PKZ599-071345-
236 PM AKDT MON JUL 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1028 MB HIGH OVER HIGH OVER THE POLE WILL BUILD SOUTH THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AS A 997 MB LOW OVER WRANGEL ISLAND WILL REMAIN NEARLY
STATIONARY AND WEAKEN TO 1002 MB BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON. A TROUGH
OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE ARCTIC PLAIN TODAY WILL DEEPEN TO A 1004
MB LOW OVER THE EASTERN ARCTIC TUESDAY EVENING.

$$

PKZ500-071345-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
236 PM AKDT MON JUL 6 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ505-071345-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
236 PM AKDT MON JUL 6 2015

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

PKZ510-071345-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
236 PM AKDT MON JUL 6 2015

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

CCC JUL 15


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