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FZAK61 PAFC 301214
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
314 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

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.

PKZ399-310245-
314 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 1021 MB LOW NEAR 58N 148W WILL DRIFT EAST AND DISSIPATE THIS
AFTERNOON. A FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHERN GULF SAT MORNING
AND SPREAD INTO THE CENTRAL GULF SAT EVENING.

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PKZ351-310245-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
314 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND UP TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

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PKZ352-310245-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
314 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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