Offshore waters forecast for the Gulf of Alaska west of 144 W


FZAK61 PAFC 201136
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
336 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

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.

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336 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE GULF THROUGH THU EVENING...WITH
A WEAK FRONT MOVING INTO THE SOUTHWEST GULF LATE THU NIGHT.

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GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
336 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014
.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SE WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
336 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014
.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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