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FZAK69 PAFG 032237
OFFAFG

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
237 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

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.

PKZ599-041345-
237 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1029 MB HIGH CENTERED 200 MILES NORTH OF DEMARCATION POINT WILL
MOVE TO THE NORTHWESTERN CANADIAN ARCHIPELAGO BY FRIDAY MORNING. A
1006 MB LOW OVER THE BERING STRAIT WILL MOVE NORTH INTO THE
SOUTHERN CHUKCHI SEA AND WEAKEN INTO A TROUGH LATE FRIDAY. A RIDGE
OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CHUKOTSK PENINSULA WILL BUILD THROUGH
SUNDAY.

$$

PKZ500-041345-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
237 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.MON...W WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.TUE...N WINDS 45 KT. SEAS 15 FT.  

$$

PKZ505-041345-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
237 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...W WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.TUE...N WINDS 45 KT. SEAS 15 FT.  

$$

PKZ510-041345-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
237 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

$$

CCC/RM SEP 15

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