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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
341 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 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.

PKZ399-251445-
341 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 992 mb low will develop near 59N 150W early Mon morning then it
will move inland over Yakutat at 985 mb Mon afternoon.

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PKZ351-251445-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
341 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 17 to 25 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 25 to 40 kt becoming W 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 12 to 20 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft. Rain and snow.
.MON...W wind 35 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 40 to 50 kt. Seas 21 to 26 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 14 to 26 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...N wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 16 ft.

$$

PKZ352-251445-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
341 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 45 kt. Seas 18 to 27 ft.
.SUN...W wind 25 to 40 kt diminishing to 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 14 to 22 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 to 30 kt becoming W 25 to 40 kt after
midnight. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.MON...W wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 35 to 50 kt. Seas 20 to 27 ft.
.TUE...W wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 27 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...N wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.

$$



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