Offshore Waters Forecast For The US Arctic Waters


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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
218 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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.

PKZ599-030030-
218 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 989 MB LOW CENTERED 250 MILES NORTHWEST OF BARROW WILL WEAKEN
SLOWLY THROUGH TUESDAY TO 994 MB 90 MILES NORTHWEST OF BARROW
TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE LOW WILL BE 998 MB 280 MILES NORTHEAST OF
BARROW AT 4PM AKDT WEDNESDAY. THE LOW WILL MOVE EAST TO VICINITY
OF BANKS ISLAND THURSDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO BUILD OVER THE
NORTH SLOPE.

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PKZ500-030030-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
218 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014
.TODAY...W WINDS 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
FOG.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
FOG. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.WED...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.FRI...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  

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PKZ505-030030-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
218 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014
.TODAY...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...NW WINDS 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KT. SEAS
10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.THU...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.FRI...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  

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PKZ510-030030-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
218 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014
.TODAY...W WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...W WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45 KT. SEAS
11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. 
.THU...NW WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.FRI...NW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

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DA SEP 14