Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
329 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 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.

PKZ599-230015-
329 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 990 mb low currently located near Emmonak will continue to
weaken and move south to be located near Nunivak Island as a 1000
mb low Monday morning. Weak low pressure will persist across the
north slope through Monday. A 1026 ridge of high pressure will
remain in place over eastern Siberia and the western Bering Sea.

$$

PKZ500-230015-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
329 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

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

.Today...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ505-230015-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
329 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

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

.Today...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ510-230015-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
329 AM AKDT Sun Oct 22 2017

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

.Today...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

Oct 17



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