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FZAK61 PAFC 230030
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
330 PM AKST WED FEB 22 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.

PKZ399-231430-
330 PM AKST WED FEB 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 1019 MB LOW AT 58N 145W WILL MOVE TO THE EASTERN GULF TONIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF THROUGH LATE THU
NIGHT.

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PKZ351-231430-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
330 PM AKST WED FEB 22 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.

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PKZ352-231430-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
330 PM AKST WED FEB 22 2017

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.

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