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FZAK61 PAFC 252350
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
250 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 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.

PKZ399-261500-
250 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A FRONT WILL APPROACH THE SOUTHWEST GULF ON MON...THEN STALL AND WEAKEN
THROUGH TUE. A 993 MB LOW WILL FORM NEAR 47N 155W MON AFTERNOON
THEN MOVE TO 51N 152W TUE AFTERNOON AT 984 MB.

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PKZ351-261500-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
250 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 25 KT EARLY DIMINISHING TO SW 15 KT OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND UP TO 15 KT BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.

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PKZ352-261500-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
250 PM AKST SUN JAN 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

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