Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
354 AM AKDT WED AUG 31 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.

PKZ599-010030-
354 AM AKDT WED AUG 31 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1022 MB LOW 100 NM NE OF BARROW WILL MOVE TO NEAR BARTER ISLAND
AS A 1024 MB LOW BY 4PM WED AND THEN MOVE SOUTH WED NIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA WILL BUILD EAST OVER THE NORTH SLOPE
OF ALASKA TONIGHT AND THU.

$$

PKZ500-010030-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
354 AM AKDT WED AUG 31 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ505-010030-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
354 AM AKDT WED AUG 31 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ510-010030-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
354 AM AKDT WED AUG 31 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.THU...W WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

AUG 16


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