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FZAK69 PAFG 112233
OFFAFG

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
233 PM AKDT Wed Jul 11 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.

PKZ599-121215-
233 PM AKDT Wed Jul 11 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A weak low will develop tonight south of Barrow. This low will
move east through Friday, pushing an area of high pressure
currently over the Beaufort Sea towards the Canadian Arctic
Archipelago. A trough of low pressure associated with a low north
of 80N will push east through the Chukchi Sea Thursday night into
Friday.

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PKZ500-121215-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
233 PM AKDT Wed Jul 11 2018

.Tonight...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...S winds 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW winds 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...S winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...W winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ505-121215-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
233 PM AKDT Wed Jul 11 2018

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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PKZ510-121215-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
233 PM AKDT Wed Jul 11 2018

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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