Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
239 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 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.

PKZ599-161330-
239 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 999 MB LOW OVER THE YUKON DELTA WILL DISSIPATE TUE NIGHT. A
WEATHER FRONT STRETCHING NORTHEAST FROM THE LOW WILL MOVE TO
KOTZEBUE TO BARTER ISLAND BY 4PM TUE AND DISSIPATE ALONG THE WEST
COAST AND ARCTIC COAST OF ALASKA WED. A LOW IN THE SOUTHERN
BERING SEA WILL MOVE TO BRISTOL BAY TUE AND THEN DEEPEN WED.


$$

PKZ500-161330-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
239 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.TUE...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ505-161330-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
239 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. FOG.
.TUE...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. FOG.
.WED...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ510-161330-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
239 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

SEP 14


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