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FZAK61 PAFC 271118
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
318 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

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.

PKZ399-280100-
318 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 995 MB LOW AT 58N 145W EARLY THIS MORNING WILL MOVE TO 60N 148W
AT 992 MB THIS AFTERNOON. THIS LOW WILL MOVE INLAND OVER THE KENAI
PENINSULA AND DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A 992 MB LOW AT 55N 150W THIS
AFTERNOON WILL MOVE TO 57N 147W AT 995 MB TUE AFTERNOON AND THEN
OVER PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND TUE NIGHT.

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PKZ351-280100-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
318 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ352-280100-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
318 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND UP TO 20 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND UP TO 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.

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