Offshore Waters Forecast For The US Arctic Waters


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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
300 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 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.

PKZ599-181315-
300 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A weak surface low off the coast of Point Lay will move onshore 
and dissipate through tonight. A Siberian low will deepen to 983mb
and move quickly across the Bering Strait by Saturday evening, 
bringing strong easterly winds across much of the Chukchi Sea.

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PKZ500-181315-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
300 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...
.Tonight...E winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray. 
.SAT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Heavy freezing spray. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray. 
.SUN...E winds 25 kt. Seas 11 ft. Heavy freezing spray. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 35 kt. Seas 15 ft. 
.WED...E winds 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.  

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PKZ505-181315-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
300 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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PKZ510-181315-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
300 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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Nov 17