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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
122 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

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.

PKZ599-261230-
122 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1023 MB HIGH OVER THE EASTERN BEAUFORT SEA AND THE EASTERN
ARCTIC OCEAN WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH TONIGHT. A STRONG LOW
PRESSURE CENTER WILL MOVE NORTHWARD ACROSS THE RUSSIAN ARCTIC
WATERS SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.


$$

PKZ500-261230-
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
122 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ505-261230-
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
122 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ510-261230-
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-
122 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FOG.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

RF/LTH AUG 16