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


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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
309 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

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.

PKZ399-191400-
309 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 996 mb low at 57N 149W moves to 58N 145W at 999 mb Fri
afternoon and then dissipates by Sat afternoon. A 990 mb low at
48N 168W moves to 51N 151W at 988 mb Fri afternoon and then moves
to 53N 139W at 990 mb by Sat afternoon.

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PKZ351-191400-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
309 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.TONIGHT...W wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.FRI...W wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind up to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E wind up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.

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PKZ352-191400-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
309 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018
.TONIGHT...W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.SAT...N wind up to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

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