Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
211 PM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

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.

PKZ599-251415-
211 PM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1026 MB HIGH CENTERED 500 NM NORTHWEST OF BARROW WILL MOVE
SOUTHEAST TO 200 NM NORTH OF BARROW AS A 1033 MB HIGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON. A BROAD AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WITH CENTER OF 1036 MB
210 NORTHEAST OF BARROW WILL COVER THE WESTERN ARCTIC COAST TO
EAST OF MACKENZIE BAY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. A WEATHER FRONT WILL
MOVE NORTH OVER THE SOUTH CHUKCHI SEA TO THE WESTERN ARCTIC COAST
WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY.

$$

PKZ500-251415-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
211 PM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ505-251415-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
211 PM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

PKZ510-251415-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
211 PM AKST MON NOV 24 2014

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

NOV 14


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