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FZAK61 PAFC 261147
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 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.

PKZ399-270100-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 1006 MB LOW AT 55N 158W ON SAT MORNING MOVES TO 58N 154W AT
1004 MB BY SUN MORNING. THE ASSOCIATED FRONT STRETCHES ALONG THE
ALASKA PENINSULA THROUGH SUN MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE LINGERS OVER
SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA AND THE NORTH GULF COAST THROUGH SUN MORNING.

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PKZ351-270100-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

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PKZ352-270100-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 26 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT BECOMING 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

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