Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
512 AM AKDT Fri Aug 18 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.

PKZ599-190015-
512 AM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
Trough of low pressure over the Chukchi and western Beaufort Sea
will weaken and slide to the southeast over northwest Alaska
tonight. A 990 mb low just south of Banks Island will move to the
northwest across the Beaufort Sea to be located near 78N 146W by
Fri evening. Weak high pressure over northern Siberia will drift
east to be over the Bering and Chuckchi Sea by Sat.

$$

PKZ500-190015-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
512 AM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Today...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SUN...S winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ505-190015-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
512 AM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Today...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SUN...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...E winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ510-190015-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
512 AM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.Today...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TONIGHT...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

Aug 17



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