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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK61 PAFC

FZAK61 PAFC 271146
OFFAER

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
246 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

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.

PKZ399-280230
246 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA

A 994 low at 58N 147W moves to 57N 142W at 974 mb Thu morning. Its front moves through the SE Panhandle Tue afternoon.


PKZ351-280230
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W
246 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY

TODAY
W wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 18 ft. Rain and snow.

TONIGHT
N wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.

WED
N wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.

WED NIGHT
N wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft.

THU THROUGH FRI
N wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.

SAT
NE wind up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 7 ft.


PKZ352-280230
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of 144W
246 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY

TODAY
W wind 30 to 40 kt. Seas 17 to 21 ft. Snow and rain.

TONIGHT
NW wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 15 to 20 ft. Rain.

WED
NW wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 14 to 20 ft.

WED NIGHT
NW wind 30 to 45 kt. Seas 15 to 21 ft.

THU
N wind 25 to 40 kt. Seas 12 to 20 ft.

FRI
NW wind 20 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.

SAT
N wind up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 8 ft.