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FZAK61 PAFC 262257
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
257 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 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.

PKZ399-271300-
257 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 1013 MB LOW NEAR 59N 142W WILL DRIFT EAST AND CONTINUE TO
DISSIPATE THIS EVENING. A BERING SEA LOW WILL INTENSIFY TO
998 MB AS IT MOVES TO 57N 147W THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

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PKZ351-271300-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
257 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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PKZ352-271300-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
257 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

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