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FZAK61 PAFC 051113
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
313 AM AKDT TUE MAY 5 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.

PKZ399-060100-
313 AM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA WILL MOVE TO THE EASTERN
GULF WED MORNING. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE TO THE WESTERN GULF
OF ALASKA TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND SHIFT EASTWARD THROUGH LATE WED.
A 1008 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP NEAR SITKINAK WED AFTERNOON AND MOVE
OVER THE ALASKA PENINSULA LATE WED.

$$

PKZ351-060100-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
313 AM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

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PKZ352-060100-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
313 AM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

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