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FZAK61 PAFC 281146
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
346 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 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.

PKZ399-290100-
346 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 999 MB LOW NEAR 57N 151W WILL MOVE TO 56N 145W AT 1000 MB THIS
EVENING...THEN GRADUALLY WEAKEN INTO A BROAD TROUGH OVER THE
NORTHERN AND EASTERN GULF TOWARD FRI AFTERNOON.

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PKZ351-290100-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
346 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...W WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.

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PKZ352-290100-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
346 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...W WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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