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FZAK61 PAFC 272251
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
251 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

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.

PKZ399-281215-
251 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 1002 MB LOW AT 52N 148W MOVES TO 58N 140W BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AS
A 1018 MB LOW.

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PKZ351-281215-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
251 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.THU...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...W WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SE WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ352-281215-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
251 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 7 FT.

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