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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
231 PM AKDT Fri Sep 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.

PKZ399-231315-
231 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 996 mb low near 51N 162W moves to 58N 151W at 992 mb by Sat
afternoon before moving inland Sun morning. A front moves through
the Gulf of Alaska from the southwest through Sun afternoon.

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PKZ351-231315-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
231 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SE 15 to 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 8 to 10 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft. Rain showers.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE wind up to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ352-231315-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
231 PM AKDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. Rain.
.SAT...S wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.MON THROUGH WED...N wind up to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

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