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FZAK69 PAFG 172315
OFFAFG

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
315 PM AKDT Sat Oct 17 2020

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.

PKZ599-181500-
315 PM AKDT Sat Oct 17 2020

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A weather front over the Bering Strait will remain in place
through tonight before it lifts northeast as a trough of low
pressure on Sun night, moving east across the Arctic to the
Beaufort Sea by Tue.

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PKZ500-181500-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
315 PM AKDT Sat Oct 17 2020

.TONIGHT...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...S winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

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PKZ505-181500-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
315 PM AKDT Sat Oct 17 2020

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...W winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ510-181500-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
315 PM AKDT Sat Oct 17 2020

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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