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FZAK61 PAFC 261245
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
345 AM AKST MON JAN 26 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.

PKZ399-270200-
345 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A FRONT WILL APPROACH THE SOUTHWEST GULF ON TODAY...THEN STALL
AND WEAKEN THROUGH TUE. A 986 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP IN THE NORTH
PACIFIC AND MOVE TO 51N 157W AT 980 MB TUE AFTERNOON AND SLOWLY
DRIFT WEST LATE TUE NIGHT.

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PKZ351-270200-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
345 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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PKZ352-270200-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
345 AM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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