Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
000
FZAK61 PAFC 221139
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
339 AM AKDT MON MAY 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.

PKZ399-230045-
339 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A WEAK FRONT WILL ENTER THE SOUTHWEST GULF MON AND DISSIPATE MON
NIGHT. A 1011 MB NORTH PACIFIC LOW WILL MOVE TO 55N 144W MON
AFTERNOON AND MOVE INLAND NORTH OF HAIDA GWAII AT 1009 MB TUE
MORNING. A STRONGER FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WESTERN GULF BY WED
MORNING.

$$

PKZ351-230045-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
339 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S UP TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

$$

PKZ352-230045-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
339 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND UP TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...W WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.