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FZAK69 PAFG 071401
OFFAFG

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
501 AM AKST Thu Dec 7 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.

PKZ599-080130-
501 AM AKST Thu Dec 7 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
High pressure will maintain control over much of the Arctic for
the next few days. Easterly winds will result along the Arctic
coast, increasing in strength Friday.

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PKZ500-080130-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
501 AM AKST Thu Dec 7 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

.Today...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Blowing snow in the afternoon.
Heavy freezing spray.
.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Blowing snow. Heavy freezing
spray.
.FRI...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM or
less. Heavy freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Blowing snow. VSBY 1 NM
or less. Heavy freezing spray.
.SAT...NE winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...NE winds 35 kt. Seas 12 ft.

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PKZ505-080130-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
501 AM AKST Thu Dec 7 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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PKZ510-080130-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
501 AM AKST Thu Dec 7 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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