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FZAK69 PAFG 101259
OFFAFG

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
459 AM AKDT Fri Aug 10 2018

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.

PKZ599-110015-
459 AM AKDT Fri Aug 10 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A low pressure trough from Barter Island to south of Barrow will
move east through tonight. A ridge of high pressure from the
Chukchi Sea to Barrow to Barter Island will persist through
tonight, then move just north of the coast Sat and Sun. A 1010 mb
low over Provideniya will move to the Gulf of Anadyr by Sat and
then persist.


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PKZ500-110015-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
459 AM AKDT Fri Aug 10 2018

.Today...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON...N winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

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PKZ505-110015-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
459 AM AKDT Fri Aug 10 2018

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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PKZ510-110015-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
459 AM AKDT Fri Aug 10 2018

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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