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FZAK61 PAFC 292258
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
258 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 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.

PKZ399-301315-
258 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 999 MB LOW NEAR 58N 141W WILL MOVE TO NEAR 60N 147W AT 1001 MB
SAT AFTERNOON AND THEN WEAKEN INTO AN OPEN TROUGH BY EARLY SUN
MORNING. A 1002 MB LOW NEAR 56N 158W SAT MORNING WILL MOVE TO
NEAR 55N 140W AT 997 MB LATE SAT NIGHT AND THEN MOVE INLAND SUN
AFTERNOON.

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PKZ351-301315-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
258 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

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PKZ352-301315-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
258 PM AKDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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