185  
FZAK69 PAFG 222115  
OFFAFG  
 
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
115 PM AKDT FRI JUN 22 2018  
 
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.  
 
PKZ599-231230-  
115 PM AKDT FRI JUN 22 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC WATERS
 
 
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL SHIFT E ALONG THE ARCTIC COAST AND  
BE CENTERED OVER THE BEAUFORT SEA SUN MORNING, THEN WILL CONTINUE  
E TOWARDS BANKS ISLAND THROUGH MON. A 1006 MB LOW OVER KOTZEBUE  
SOUND WILL MOVE N TO BE NEAR POINT LAY SAT MORNING AS A 1010 MB  
LOW.  
 

 
 
PKZ500-231230-  
WESTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-  
115 PM AKDT FRI JUN 22 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 KT. FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT. FREEZING FOG  
AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 10 KT. FREEZING FOG IN THE MORNING.    
SAT NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 KT.    
SUN
 
S WINDS 20 KT.    
SUN NIGHT
 
S WINDS 25 KT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 20 KT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 15 KT.    
WED
 
E WINDS 20 KT.  
 

 
 
PKZ505-231230-  
CENTRAL US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-  
115 PM AKDT FRI JUN 22 2018  
 
NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.  
 

 
 
PKZ510-231230-  
EASTERN US ARCTIC OFFSHORE-  
115 PM AKDT FRI JUN 22 2018  
 
NO FORECAST AS AREA IS MOSTLY ICE-COVERED.  
 

 
 
CCC JUN 18  
 
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