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


FZAK61 PAFC 312245
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
245 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

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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245 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 988 MB LOW NEAR 52N 164W WILL WEAKEN TO 997 MB AS IT MOVES TO 
NEAR 54N 151W WED AFTERNOON. THIS LOW WILL THEN TRACK TO 55N 143W
THU AFTERNOON AT 1005 MB.

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GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
245 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT BECOMING VARIABLE UP TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...S WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 7 FT.

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GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
245 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.

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