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FZAK61 PAFC 152314
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
314 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 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.

PKZ399-161400-
314 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ALONG THE NORTH GULF
COAST THROUGH WED AFTERNOON. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
SOUTHWEST GULF TUE EVENING AND STALL IN THE CENTRAL GULF ON WED.

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PKZ351-161400-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
314 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...S WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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PKZ352-161400-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
314 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WIND UP TO 15 KT BECOMING S 10 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.

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