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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
220 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 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.

PKZ599-171315-
220 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 988 mb Low 200 nm northwest of Point Hope will move to near
Point Hope as a 996 mb low late tonight, to the Seward Peninsula
as a 1000 mb low by 4pm Thu, and then moving inland. A 995 mb low
over Interior Alaska will move over the eastern North Slope of
Alaska Thu and weaken to a 999 mb low over the Beaufort Sea on
Friday.

$$

PKZ500-171315-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
220 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Tonight...S winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ505-171315-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
220 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Tonight...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ510-171315-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
220 PM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Tonight...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

Aug 17


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