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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK61 PAFC

FZAK61 PAFC 260043
OFFAER

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
343 PM AKST Sat Jan 25 2020

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.

PKZ399-261345-
343 PM AKST Sat Jan 25 2020

SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA

A 985 mb low remains stationary across the north Gulf while a 984 mb
low at 55N 141W develops through Sat evening. This 984 mb low merges
with the 985 mb low across the north Gulf Sun morning. A 990 mb
develops at 55N 151W and moves slowly north while consolidating with
the 984 mb low across the north Gulf Mon afternoon.



PKZ351-261345-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
343 PM AKST Sat Jan 25 2020

TONIGHT
NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray.

SUN
SW wind up to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 9 ft.

SUN NIGHT
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Freezing spray.

MON
SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

TUE
E wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

WED
SW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 15 to 27 ft.

THU
SW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 18 ft.



PKZ352-261345-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
343 PM AKST Sat Jan 25 2020

TONIGHT
NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. Freezing spray.

SUN
W wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 12 ft. Freezing spray.

SUN NIGHT
W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft. Freezing spray.
Snow showers.

MON
SW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

MON NIGHT
SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

TUE
E wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

WED
SW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 13 to 28 ft.

THU
W wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 18 ft.