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FZAK61 PAFC 282351
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
351 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 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.

PKZ399-291430-
351 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 999 MB LOW NEAR 57N 148W WILL MOVE TO 59N 145W FRI AFTERNOON.
THIS 999 MB LOW WILL DRIFT WEST TO 60N 146W SAT AFTERNOON.

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PKZ351-291430-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
351 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO E WIND UP TO 20 KT BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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PKZ352-291430-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
351 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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