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 31
000
FZAK67 PAJK 180134
OFFAJK

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR GULF OF ALASKA EAST OF 144W

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ398-181400-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 17 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A LOW OFF THE COAST OF BARANOF ISLAND WILL WEAKEN AND MOVE TO CAPE
SPENCER THU NIGHT. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD OVER THE
PANHANDLE ON FRI. OUTLOOK. A GALE FORCE LOW WILL ENTER THE
SOUTHEAST GULF ON SAT.

$$

PKZ310-181400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7
FT. W SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...SOUTHERN HALF...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING
TO 16 FT LATE. NORTHERN HALF...E WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 9
FT BUILDING TO 12 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SAT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$





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