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FZAK61 PAFC 272315
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 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.

PKZ399-281315-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A 990 MB LOW AT 55N 145W WILL MOVE TO 54N 142W NOON TUE AT 996 MB
THEN DISSIPATE TUE AFTERNOON. A 987 MB LOW AT 59N 138W LATE TUE
MORNING WILL MOVE TO 60N 148W LATE TUE EVENING AT 996 MB THEN MOVE
INLAND NEAR 59N 154W WED MORNING. A 997 MB LOW AT 56N 153W LATE
WED MORNING WILL MOVE TO 56N 147W WED AFTERNOON.

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PKZ351-281315-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

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PKZ352-281315-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
315 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 11 FT.

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