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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK61 PAFC

FZAK61 PAFC 291112
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
312 AM AKDT WED JUN 29 2016

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.

PKZ399-300100-
312 AM AKDT WED JUN 29 2016

SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA

A 1015 MB LOW NEAR 53N 148W WILL DISSIPATE THIS MORNING AS A
TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE SOUTHERN GULF. A 1006 MB
LOW WILL DEVELOP NEAR 51N 147W THU MORNING AND QUICKLY PUSH INTO
THE EASTERN GULF BY LATE THU. HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST ALONG
THE NORTHERN GULF COAST THROUGH THU.



PKZ351-300100-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
312 AM AKDT WED JUN 29 2016

TODAY
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
S WIND UP TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI THROUGH SUN
S WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 7 FT.



PKZ352-300100-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
312 AM AKDT WED JUN 29 2016

TODAY
E WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU
E WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI THROUGH SUN
SW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.