Offshore Waters Forecast For The US Arctic Waters


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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
234 AM AKST THU NOV 20 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.

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234 AM AKST THU NOV 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1036MB HIGH NEAR 80N 155W WILL DRIFT SLOWLY SE TO NEAR 75N 145W
BY SAT MORNING...THEN CONTINUE TO BANKS ISLAND BY SUN EVENING. A
BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLAND ALASKA. A
WEAK WEATHER FRONT OVER THE ARCTIC COAST WILL DISSIPATE FRI.

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WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
234 AM AKST THU NOV 20 2014

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY
MORNING...
.TODAY...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SNOW. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. 
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. 
.FRI...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY. 
.SAT...E WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.  

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PKZ505-210245-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
234 AM AKST THU NOV 20 2014

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

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EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
234 AM AKST THU NOV 20 2014

NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.

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SDB/DA NOV 14