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FZAK61 PAFC 161154
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 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.

PKZ399-170130-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHWEST GULF TUE EVENING
AND STALL IN THE NORTHERN GULF ON WED. A 986 MB LOW WILL MOVE
TO 52N 155W WED EVENING AND THEN STRENGTHEN TO 980 MB AS IT
MOVES TO 55N 149W THU MORNING.

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PKZ351-170130-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT BECOMING SE 20 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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PKZ352-170130-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
354 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE TO SW WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

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