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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
327 AM AKST Wed Dec 13 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.

PKZ399-140230-
327 AM AKST Wed Dec 13 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 998 mb North Pacific low moves to 56N 142W at 1001 mb by this
afternoon then moves inland and dissipates tonight. A front in
the western Gulf will move into the eastern Gulf Wed afternoon.

$$

PKZ351-140230-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
327 AM AKST Wed Dec 13 2017

.TODAY...S wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 13 to 16 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.THU...S wind 10 kt increasing to 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI...S wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.

$$

PKZ352-140230-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
327 AM AKST Wed Dec 13 2017

.TODAY...SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.THU...SW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.SUN...W wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 17 ft.

$$



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