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FZAK61 PAFC 212316
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
316 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 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.

PKZ399-221315-
316 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 1014 MB LOW NEAR 51N 156W WILL MOVE TO 55N 148W FRIDAY AFTERNOON
AND WEAKEN TO 1018 MB. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE TO 55N 136W SATURDAY
MORNING THEN DISSIPATE. HIGH PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE
GULF FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY.


$$

PKZ351-221315-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
316 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.

$$

PKZ352-221315-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
316 PM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.

$$




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