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FZAK61 PAFC 262300
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
300 PM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

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.

PKZ399-271245-
300 PM AKDT WED APR 26 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 996 MB LOW AT 56N 136W MOVES TO 58N 137W AT 1010 MB BY THU
NIGHT AND DISSIPATES FRI MORNING. WEAK TROUGHS SLIP ACROSS THE
NORTH GULF COAST THROUGH KODIAK ISLAND THROUGH FRI AFTERNOON.
A 1018 MB LOW ENTERS THE GULF NEAR 55N 146W FRI AFTERNOON.

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PKZ351-271245-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
300 PM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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PKZ352-271245-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
300 PM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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