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OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 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.

PKZ399-301430-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A FRONT OVER THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF MOVES INTO THE NORTH PACIFIC
SAT NIGHT. A 989 MB LOW NEAR 58N 140W REMAINS NEARLY STATIONARY
AND DEEPENS TO 979 MB SUN AFTERNOON...THEN WEAKENS TO 995 MB MON
AFTERNOON.

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PKZ351-301430-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. W OF 148W...NW WIND 15
TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT
BUILDING TO 7 TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...SE WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.

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PKZ352-301430-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...S WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.

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