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FZAK61 PAFC 271230
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
330 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

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.

PKZ399-280145-
330 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 1006 MB LOW FORMS AT 59N 144W MON AFTERNOON AND STRENGTHENS TO
989 MB AS IT MOVES TO 58N 141W TUE MORNING. THIS LOW WILL WEAKEN TO
997 MB AS IT MOVES TO 57N 137W TUE NIGHT THEN TO 58N 142W AT 999
MB WED MORNING.

$$

PKZ351-280145-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
330 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

$$

PKZ352-280145-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
330 AM AKST MON FEB 27 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 TO 20 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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