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OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
321 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

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.

PKZ399-270215-
321 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A TROUGH ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST WILL PERSIST THROUGH TUE
MORNING. A 1006 MB LOW WILL FORM MON AFTERNOON AT 60N 147W AND
STRENGTHEN TO 990 MB AS IT MOVES TO 58N 142W TUE MORNING.

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PKZ351-270215-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
321 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

...GALE WARNING MONDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 17 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

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PKZ352-270215-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
321 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 TO 45 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 19 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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