Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 171008
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
208 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

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.

PKZ599-180115-
208 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING FROM THE YUKON DELTA TO KOTZEBUE TO
BARTER ISLAND WILL DRIFT SLOWLY NORTHWEST AND WEAKEN THROUGH
THURSDAY. HIGH PRESSURE NORTH OF THE ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA AND
OVER NORTHEAST RUSSIA WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY.

$$

PKZ500-180115-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
208 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ505-180115-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
208 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ510-180115-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
208 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

DA/NS SEP 14



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