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FZAK61 PAFC 250002
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
302 PM AKST WED DEC 24 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.

PKZ399-251500-
302 PM AKST WED DEC 24 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 999 MB LOW NEAR 58N 149W WILL DISSIPATE OVER THE NORTHERN GULF
WED NIGHT. A FRONT WILL ENTER THE WESTERN GULF EARLY THU MORNING
AND MOVE TO THE NORTHERN GULF THU AFTERNOON BEFORE MOVING ONSHORE
THU EVENING.

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PKZ351-251500-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
302 PM AKST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 TO 21 FT.

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PKZ352-251500-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
302 PM AKST WED DEC 24 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.

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