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OFFAER

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
338 AM AKST Wed Feb 21 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.

PKZ399-220245-
338 AM AKST Wed Feb 21 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 1014 mb low at 60N 148W Thu morning moves to 60N 141W at 1006 mb
by Fri morning.  High pressure remains over the Gulf through
Fri morning.

$$

PKZ351-220245-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
338 AM AKST Wed Feb 21 2018

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TODAY...W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...SW wind 20 to 30 kt becoming W 25 to 40 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 12 to 19 ft.
.FRI...W wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

PKZ352-220245-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
338 AM AKST Wed Feb 21 2018

.TODAY...W wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.THU...W wind 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 25 to 35 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 9 to 15 ft.

$$



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