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FZAK61 PAFC 012318
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
318 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 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.

PKZ399-021430-
318 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE NORTHERN GULF THROUGH SUN
AFTERNOON. A LARGE AND COMPLEX AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN
OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC THROUGH SUN MORNING. A WEATHER FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHERN GULF SAT AFTERNOON AND REACH THE NORTH
GULF COAST SUN AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ351-021430-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
318 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...E WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ352-021430-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
318 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
TO 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...SW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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