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FZAK61 PAFC 261114
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
314 AM AKDT THU MAR 26 2015

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.

PKZ399-270115-
314 AM AKDT THU MAR 26 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 978 MB LOW NEAR 57N 151W WILL MOVE TO 59N 153W AT 988 MB THU
AFTERNOON AND THEN DISSIPATE OVER SOUTHWEST ALASKA THU EVENING. A
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF LATE THU NIGHT...THEN
MOVE TO THE WESTERN GULF COAST AND RAPIDLY WEAKEN FRI. ANOTHER
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHERN GULF LATE FRI NIGHT.

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PKZ351-270115-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
314 AM AKDT THU MAR 26 2015

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

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PKZ352-270115-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
314 AM AKDT THU MAR 26 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

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