Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
224 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 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.

PKZ599-211230-
224 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 991 mb low 60 nm north of Barter Island will move west to near
Barrow as a 993 mb low by 4am Sat then continue to move west to
Point Hope as 995 mb low by 4am Sun.

$$

PKZ500-211230-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
224 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.Tonight...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow showers. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow showers. Freezing
spray.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ505-211230-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
224 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.Tonight...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow showers after
midnight. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow showers in the morning.
Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ510-211230-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
224 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING...

.Tonight...E winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow showers in the evening.
Blowing snow through the night. VSBY 1 NM or less. Heavy freezing
spray.
.SAT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Blowing snow in the morning.
Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...E winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

Oct 17



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