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FZAK61 PAFC 221247
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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
347 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 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.

PKZ399-230200-
347 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A front moves over the North Gulf Coast and Eastern Gulf through
this afternoon. A 985 mb low at 58N 151W Thu morning moves to 56N
148W at 977 mb Fri morning. The associated front moves across to
the Eastern Gulf through Fri morning.

$$

PKZ351-230200-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
347 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 20 to 35 kt becoming 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 6 to 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...S wind 10 to 25 kt becoming NW in the afternoon.
Seas 6 to 11 ft. Widespread rain and snow showers.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

PKZ352-230200-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
347 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft. Rain with snow.
.THU...W wind 20 to 30 kt diminishing to 10 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 8 to 13 ft. Rain showers.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft.
.FRI...N wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 21 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 16 ft.
.SUN...S wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 7 ft.

$$



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