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NWS Forecast

FZAK61 PAFC 231149
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 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.

PKZ399-240145-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA

HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE NORTHERN AND EASTERN GULF
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING. A WEATHER FRONT OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF
WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.



PKZ351-240145-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

TODAY
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

TONIGHT
SE WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

THU
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI THROUGH SUN
NE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.



PKZ352-240145-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
349 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

TODAY
SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

THU
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
NE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.