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FZAK69 PAFG 171158
OFFAFG

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
358 AM AKDT Mon Jul 17 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.

PKZ599-180015-
358 AM AKDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
High pressure at 1020 mb over the Beaufort Sea will continue to
slide east and slowly weaken, to be located over Banks Island and
extending southeastward into northwest Canada by Wednesday. A
trough of low pressure and weather front extending from the
Bering Sea into the Chukchi Sea will persist through Tuesday.

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PKZ500-180015-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
358 AM AKDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.Today...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Fog, rain.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Fog.
.TUE...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Fog.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Fog.
.WED...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ505-180015-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
358 AM AKDT Mon Jul 17 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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PKZ510-180015-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
358 AM AKDT Mon Jul 17 2017

.Today...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...W winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

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CCC/NTS Jul 17