Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 281303
OFFAFG

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
503 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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.

PKZ599-290015-
503 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
THE 990 MB LOW 250 MI NORTH OF WAINWRIGHT WILL MOVE SOUTH TO BE
ABOUT 150 MI NORTH OF WAINWRIGHT AT 4PM FRI AND 50 NM N OF
WAINWRIGHT AT 4AM SAT.

$$

PKZ500-290015-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
503 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WINDS 35 KT. GUSTS TO AROUND 50 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 35 KT...DIMINISHING BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 14 FT.
FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FOG.
.SUN...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ505-290015-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
503 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

PKZ510-290015-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
503 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

DJH AUG 15


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