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FZAK61 PAFC 022342
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
342 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 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.

PKZ399-031330-
342 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST WED NIGHT. A WEAK
TROUGH OVER THE NORTH GULF COAST WILL BE ABSORBED INTO A FRONT
MOVING INTO THE WESTERN GULF THU.

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PKZ351-031330-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
342 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7
FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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PKZ352-031330-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
342 PM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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