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OFFAFG

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
259 AM AKDT Tue Aug 4 2020

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.

PKZ599-050200-
259 AM AKDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A 1001 mb low 400 nm NW of Utqiagvik will move SW to 100 nm N of
Wrangel Island by Wed evening. High pressure over the Arctic
Plain will move NE with a 1012 mb high developing near Demarcation
Point Tue afternoon and moves to the Central Beaufort Sea by Wed
afternoon at 1016 mb.

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PKZ500-050200-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
259 AM AKDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...N winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.

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PKZ505-050200-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
259 AM AKDT Tue Aug 4 2020

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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PKZ510-050200-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
259 AM AKDT Tue Aug 4 2020

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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SDB Aug 20