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FZAK61 PAFC 310007
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
307 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 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.

PKZ399-311415-
307 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHERN GULF FRI NIGHT AND SPREAD
INTO THE CENTRAL GULF SAT. THIS FRONT WILL THEN REMAIN STATIONARY
AND SLOWLY WEAKEN THROUGH SUN.

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PKZ351-311415-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
307 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND UP TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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PKZ352-311415-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
307 PM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 13 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

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