Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
346 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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.

PKZ599-311230-
346 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 998 MB LOW WILL REMAIN OVER THE HIGH ARCTIC AND WILL COMBINE
WITH A LOW MOVING OFF OF THE SIBERIAN ARCTIC COAST MONDAY. A WEAK
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER THE THE BERING STRAIT AND
CENTRAL BERING SEA TONIGHT...TO BE REPLACED BY A WEAK TROUGH ON
SUNDAY.

$$

PKZ500-311230-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
346 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ505-311230-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
346 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

PKZ510-311230-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
346 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 40 KT. SEAS
6 FT. FOG...RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

NTS JUL 16


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