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FZAK61 PAFC 192254
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
254 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 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.

PKZ399-201245-
254 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 979 MB LOW NEAR 58N 144W WILL MOVE TO 60N 147W SUN NIGHT THEN
WEAKEN AS IT MOVES INLAND ACROSS WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND
MON MORNING. A NORTH PACIFIC LOW WILL TRACK TO 54N 140W TUE
AFTERNOON AT 972 MB.

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PKZ351-201245-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
254 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...W WIND UP TO 20 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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PKZ352-201245-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
254 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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