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FZAK61 PAFC 041225
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
325 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 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.

PKZ399-050245-
325 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 1005 MB LOW AT 58N 144W MOVES WELL SOUTHEAST OF THE AREA TONIGHT.
A 1015 MB LOW MOVES TO 59N 142W TUE MORNING. THE ASSOCIATED FRONT
SWEEPS ACROSS THE GULF OF ALASKA THROUGH TUE MORNING.

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PKZ351-050245-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
325 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

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PKZ352-050245-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
325 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

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