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FZAK61 PAFC 230022
OFFAER

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
322 PM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

Offshore waters forecast for the Gulf of Alaska West of 144W

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ399-231415-
322 PM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
Broad low pressure exits the Southeastern Gulf by Thu morning. A
front extends across the Northern Gulf through Fri afternoon. A
985 mb low forms at 58N 150W Thu morning and moves to 54N 140W at
978 mb for Fri afternoon.

$$

PKZ351-231415-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
322 PM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. Rain showers.
.THU...S wind 10 to 25 kt becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas 6 to
11 ft. Rain showers.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 16 ft. Rain showers.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SE wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.

$$

PKZ352-231415-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
322 PM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt becoming SW after midnight. Seas 8 to 13 
ft. Rain and snow.
.THU...W wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft. Rain showers.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft. Rain showers.
.FRI...NW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 16 to 22 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 11 to 19 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SUN...S wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 7 ft.
.MON...SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$


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