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FZAK61 PAFC 202248
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
248 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 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.

PKZ399-211315-
248 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 991 MB LOW NEAR 53N 149W WILL WEAKEN AS IS TRACKS SE AND INTO
THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC BY MON AFTERNOON. A FRONT ASSOCIATED WITH AN
ALEUTIAN LOW WILL ENTER THE WESTERN GULF TUE MORNING...THEN STALL
OUT AND WEAKEN BY WED AFTERNOON.

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PKZ351-211315-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
248 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.

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GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
248 PM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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