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FZAK61 PAFC 302336
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
336 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

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.

PKZ399-311415-
336 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 1000 MB LOW AT 60N 145W WILL SLOWLY DRIFT TO 58N 138N BY MON
AFTERNOON AT 1006 MB. A 1001 MB LOW AT 55N 152W WILL MOVE TO 56N
144W LATE TONIGHT THEN INTO THE PANHANDLE SUN AFTERNOON. STRONG
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE WESTERN GULF SUN AFTERNOON
THROUGH MON AFTERNOON.

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PKZ351-311415-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
336 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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PKZ352-311415-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
336 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 7 FT.

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