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FZAK61 PAFC 251143
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
343 AM AKDT SAT APR 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.

PKZ399-260115-
343 AM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 995 MB LOW NEAR 49N 148W WILL STRENGTHEN TO 979 MB NEAR 55N 144W
SAT NIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING TO 985 MB NEAR 54N 148W SUN NIGHT.

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PKZ351-260115-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
343 AM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 TO 10 FT BUILDING TO 9 TO 16 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 17 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

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PKZ352-260115-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
343 AM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

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