Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FZAK69 PAFG 021226
OFFAFG

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
426 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 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.

PKZ599-030030-
426 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1002 MB LOW NEAR WRANGEL ISLAND WILL MOVE TO 80 NM NORTH OF
PRUDHOE BAY AS A 1006 MB LOW BY 4AM MON...AND TO BANKS ISLAND AS A
1006 MB LOW BY 4PM MON. A SECOND LOW MOVING TO NORTH OF WRANGEL
ISLAND BY 4AM MON...WILL MOVE TO 300 NM NORTH OF PRUDHOE BAY AS A
1008 MB LOW BY 4AM TUE AND TO BANKS ISLAND BY 4PM TUE.


$$

PKZ500-030030-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
426 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. RAIN.
.MON...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ505-030030-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
426 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

PKZ510-030030-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
426 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

AUG 15



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