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FZAK61 PAFC 291133
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
333 AM AKDT FRI JUL 29 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.

PKZ399-300130-
333 AM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 1016 MB LOW AT 58N 144W WILL WEAKEN AS IT TRACKS EAST TODAY
BEFORE MOVING INLAND OVER THE SOUTHEAST ALASKA PANHANDLE TONIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE GULF THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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PKZ351-300130-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
333 AM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT OR LESS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ352-300130-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
333 AM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 7 FT.

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