Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
220 PM AKDT Fri Sep 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.

PKZ599-231400-
220 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A ridge of high pressure will persist from N of Banks Island to N
of the Gulf of Anadyr with a 1025 mb high 300 nm N of Prudhoe Bay
Sat morning. The ridge will weaken as a weather front moves to the
Dateline Sat evening, and to the central Arctic by Sun afternoon.
The front will continue E to the Beaufort Sea by Mon morning and
high pressure will build in over the Arctic Coast.

$$

PKZ500-231400-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
220 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Tonight...E winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ505-231400-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
220 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Tonight...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E winds 20 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...W winds 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ510-231400-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
220 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.Tonight...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Fog.
.SAT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Fog in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...W winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...W winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

SDB Sep 17



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