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NWS Forecast

FZAK61 PAFC 221149
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
349 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 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.

PKZ399-230130-
349 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA

A WEAK FRONT WILL ENTER THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF FRI MORNING BEFORE
DISSIPATING BY SAT EVENING. ELSEWHERE...HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST
OVER THE REMAINDER OF THE GULF THROUGH SUN.



PKZ351-230130-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
349 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

TODAY
S TO W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.

TONIGHT
S WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.

SAT
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN THROUGH TUE
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.



PKZ352-230130-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
349 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

TODAY
SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

SAT
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN THROUGH TUE
SW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.