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FZAK61 PAFC 061206
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
306 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

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.

PKZ399-070245-
306 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 995 MB LOW 58N 152W MOVES TO 59N 150W LATE SAT MORNING AND
DISSIPATES SAT EVENING. A 975 MB LOW ENTERS AT 54N 152W SUN
AFTERNOON AND MOVES TO 56N 155W AS A 980 MB LOW BY MON MORNING.

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PKZ351-070245-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
306 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 TO 40 KT INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 35 TO 50 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
17 TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 TO 26 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.

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PKZ352-070245-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
306 AM AKST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 30 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 TO 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 TO 50 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT BUILDING TO 17 TO
21 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 TO 27 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 22 TO 29 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 21 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 16 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 19 FT.

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