Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 161153
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
353 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 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.

PKZ599-170030-
353 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 999 MB LOW OVER THE YUKON DELTA WILL DISSIPATE TUESDAY NIGHT. A
WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING NORTHEAST FROM THE LOW WILL MOVE TO
KOTZEBUE TO BARTER ISLAND BY 4PM TUESDAY AND DISSIPATE ALONG THE
WEST COAST AND ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ500-170030-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
353 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ505-170030-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
353 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ510-170030-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
353 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

SEP 14


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