Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
525 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 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.

PKZ599-180015-
525 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
The 996mb low just west of Point Hope continues to move south and
is anticipated to move to the Seward Peninsula as a 1000mb low by
4pm today, then move inland. A 995mb low over the eastern Brooks
Range will move over the eastern North Slope of Alaska today and
weaken to a 997mb low over the Beaufort Sea tonight.


$$

PKZ500-180015-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
525 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.Today...SE winds 10 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
Fog.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ505-180015-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
525 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.Today...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ510-180015-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
525 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.Today...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

Aug 17


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