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FZAK61 PAFC 111217
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
317 AM AKST THU FEB 11 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.

PKZ399-120230-
317 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 983 MB LOW NEAR 56N 149W MOVES TO 56N 158W AT 992 MB LATE THU
NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATES. A 987 MB LOW NEAR 52N 142W THU EVENING
MOVES TO 55N 144W AT 986 MB LATE THU NIGHT...THEN MOVES TO 58N
152W AT 990 MB FRI NIGHT...THEN BECOMES A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE
OVER THE NORTHERN GULF.

$$

PKZ351-120230-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
317 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

PKZ352-120230-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
317 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

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