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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK61 PAFC

FZAK61 PAFC 051209
OFFAER

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
309 AM AKST Mon Dec 5 2022

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.

PKZ399-060145-
309 AM AKST Mon Dec 5 2022

SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA

A 1015 mb low forms along a front at 59N 152W Mon morning and
moves to 60N 146W at 1005 mb as it dissipates Tue morning.
Another low enters moves to 59N 151W at 990mb Tue afternoon and
lingers over the central Gulf as it weakens Wed morning.



PKZ351-060145-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
309 AM AKST Mon Dec 5 2022

TODAY
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.

TONIGHT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

TUE
SW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
W wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

WED THROUGH THU
NW wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.

FRI
NW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 10 ft.



PKZ352-060145-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
309 AM AKST Mon Dec 5 2022

TODAY
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

TONIGHT
SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

TUE
SW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft. Rain.

TUE NIGHT
W wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.

WED
NW wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 15 to 23 ft.

THU THROUGH FRI
NW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.