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FZAK61 PAFC 080009
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
309 PM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

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.

PKZ399-081415-
309 PM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 976 MB LOW NEAR 53N 153W MOVES TO 59N 165W AND WEAKENS TO 991 MB
MONDAY EVENING. A WEAK TROUGH MOVES ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF MONDAY
NIGHT. A DEVELOPING NORTH PACIFIC LOW MOVES TO 49N 143W AT 977 MB
TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

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PKZ351-081415-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
309 PM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 TO 24 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.

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PKZ352-081415-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
309 PM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 22 TO 27 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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