Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 042126
OFFAFG

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
126 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 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.

PKZ599-051230-
126 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1023 MB HIGH OVER THE CHUKOTSK PENINSULA WILL MOVE TO THE
CENTRAL CHUKCHI SEA BY WED MORNING...AND TO 100 NM N OF CAPE
HALKETT BY THU MORNING...THEN CONTINUE INTO THE EASTERN BEAUFORT
SEA BY FRI MORNING. A 1000 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP OVER SIBERIA
TONIGHT AND MOVE TO THE CHUKCHI SEA BY LATE THU.

$$

PKZ500-051230-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
126 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.THU...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ505-051230-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
126 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

PKZ510-051230-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
126 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

CF/LHT AUG 15



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