Offshore Forecast
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
146 PM AKDT Sun Oct 2 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.

PKZ599-031330-
146 PM AKDT Sun Oct 2 2022

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS...
A high moving E across the Arctic has moved to 175 NM N of
Prudhoe Bay at 1023 mb. Mon afternoon the high in the Arctic will
be 75 NM SW of Banks Island at 1025 mb with high pressure pushing
W over the offshore waters. Weak troughing will lie along the
Dateline. A strong low moving across Chukotka to Wrangel Island
will bring strong south to southwest winds approaching storm
force and building seas beginning Wednesday night.

$$

PKZ500-031330-
Western US Arctic Offshore-
146 PM AKDT Sun Oct 2 2022

.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...S winds 45 kt. Seas 19 ft.
.THU...S winds 40 kt. Seas 23 ft.
.FRI...W winds 25 kt. Seas 13 ft.

$$

PKZ505-031330-
Central US Arctic Offshore-
146 PM AKDT Sun Oct 2 2022

.TONIGHT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...S winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED...S winds 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...S winds 40 kt. Seas 26 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 30 kt. Seas 19 ft.

$$

PKZ510-031330-
Eastern US Arctic Offshore-
146 PM AKDT Sun Oct 2 2022

.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED...W winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...S winds 30 kt. Seas 20 ft.
.FRI...SW winds 30 kt. Seas 20 ft.

$$

Oct 22


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