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


FZAK61 PAFC 221143
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
343 AM AKDT TUE JUL 22 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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343 AM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE GULF THROUGH TUE EVENING AND
THEN MOVE TO THE EASTERN GULF BY WED AFTERNOON. A WEAK TROUGH OF
LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OVER THE WESTERN GULF WED MORNING AND
SPREAD INTO THE CENTRAL GULF BY THU MORNING.

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GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
343 AM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014
.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
343 AM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014
.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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