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OFFAFG

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
139 AM AKDT Thu Aug 11 2022

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.

PKZ599-120015-
139 AM AKDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
Low pressure will persist across the Arctic as a 988 mb low near
80N and the dateline continues to move east to be 500 nm N of
Utqiagvik Fri morning. A 996 mb low will develop along a front in
the Chukchi Sea and move to Utqiagvik Fri morning, then merge with
the low to the N.

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PKZ500-120015-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
139 AM AKDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...SW winds 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain showers in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW winds 30 kt becoming NW 20 kt after midnight. Seas
8 ft. Rain showers in the evening, then rain after midnight.
.FRI...N winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

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PKZ505-120015-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
139 AM AKDT Thu Aug 11 2022

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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PKZ510-120015-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
139 AM AKDT Thu Aug 11 2022

No forecast as area is mostly ice-covered.

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Aug 22