Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
225 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 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.

PKZ599-291330-
225 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
AN EXPANSIVE 1030 MB HIGH CENTERED 300 MILES NORTHWEST OF THE NEW
SIBERIAN ISLANDS IN RUSSIA WILL MOVE TO 400 MILES NORTHWEST OF THE
NEW SIBERIAN ISLANDS BY THURSDAY MORNING. A WEAK 1006 MB LOW OVER
BANKS ISLAND MOVE TO 800 MILES NORTH OF BARROW BY THURSDAY MORNING
WHILE DEEPENING TO 1002 MB.

$$

PKZ500-291330-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
225 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG IN THE EVENING. FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG IN THE MORNING. FOG IN THE
AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ505-291330-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
225 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

PKZ510-291330-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
225 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

CCC/RM JUL 15


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