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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
344 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 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.

PKZ399-171300-
344 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 997 mb low at 59N 145W will move into the northeastern Gulf
and dissipate by Tue morning. A North Pacific low will move to 55N
163W Tue morning at 972 mb...then exit to the southeastern Gulf by
Wed evening at 971 mb.

$$

PKZ351-171300-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
344 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 15 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.FRI...SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 7 ft.
.SAT...NW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ352-171300-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
344 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SE 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft. Rain.
.WED...N wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 15 to 20 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 14 to 19 ft.
.THU...NW wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 17 ft.
.FRI...SE wind up to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 9 ft.
.SAT...NW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$


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