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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
334 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 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.

PKZ399-180215-
334 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 979 mb low at 57N 154W will remain nearly stationary and weaken to
995 mb Wed night before dissipating Thu. A 1000 mb low will develop
near 59N 146W Thu night.

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PKZ351-180215-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
334 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...S wind 20 to 30 kt becoming SE 10 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 10 to 18 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind up to 15 kt becoming NW after midnight. Seas 5
to 8 ft.
.THU...W wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W wind up to 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W wind up to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

$$

PKZ352-180215-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
334 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...S wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind up to 15 kt becoming NW up to 20 kt after
midnight. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.THU...W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

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