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FZAK69 PAFG 131215
OFFAFG

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
415 AM AKDT Wed Sep 13 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.

PKZ599-140200-
415 AM AKDT Wed Sep 13 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 990 mb low 200 nm NW of Point Lay will move W to 50 nm N of
Wrangel Island by Thu morning. A front will move N across the
Arctic today with a 997 mb low developing 100 nm NE of Point
Barrow and moving NE across the Beaufort Sea. A ridge of high
pressure will build W over the eastern Arctic Coast tonight then
drift offshore into the Beaufort Sea by Fri morning.

$$

PKZ500-140200-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
415 AM AKDT Wed Sep 13 2017

.Today...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...S winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ505-140200-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
415 AM AKDT Wed Sep 13 2017

.Today...S winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ510-140200-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
415 AM AKDT Wed Sep 13 2017

.Today...S winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...W winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

SDB Sep 17