Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
123 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 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.

PKZ599-031400-
123 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1028 MB HIGH WILL FORM 200 MILES NORTH OF DEMARCATION POINT
WEDNESDAY NIGHT WITH A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE PERSISTING WESTWARD
ACROSS THE BEAUFORT SEA. THE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE EAST OF
BANKS ISLAND FRIDAY NIGHT.

$$

PKZ500-031400-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
123 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SAT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ505-031400-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
123 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ510-031400-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
123 PM AKDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

CF/DA SEP 15



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