Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
000
FZAK61 PAFG 272210
OFFN15

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
210 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016
...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL ARCTIC WILL
MOVE OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA BY WED MORNING. A STRONG PRESSURE
GRADIENT OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA AND WESTERN ARCTIC TODAY WILL
SPREAD E BY WED AFTERNOON. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE TO THE
WESTERN ARCTIC EARLY WED.

CAPE THOMPSON TO CAPE BEAUFORT-

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

CAPE BEAUFORT TO POINT FRANKLIN-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

POINT FRANKLIN TO CAPE HALKETT-

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

CAPE HALKETT TO FLAXMAN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FLAXMAN ISLAND TO DEMARCATION POINT-

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.