Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
259 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 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.

PKZ599-251315-
259 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1009 mb low 50 NM S of Deadhorse will move E and weaken tonight.
A 1024 mb high N of the Canadian Archipelago will extend S and
over the Beaufort Sea and eastern Beaufort Sea Sat. A weather
front associated with a 976 mb low over Siberia moves to the
Chukchi Sea and SW Arctic by Sat morning.

$$

PKZ500-251315-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
259 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.Tonight...N winds 15 kt becoming SE after midnight. Seas 4 ft.
Freezing spray.
.SAT...SE winds 25 kt increasing to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas
12 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 35 kt. Seas 15 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.MON...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE...E winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ505-251315-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
259 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

$$

PKZ510-251315-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
259 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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Nov 17



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