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FZAK61 PAFC 151218
OFFAER

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
318 AM AKST Sun Dec 15 2019

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.

PKZ399-160215-
318 AM AKST Sun Dec 15 2019
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A storm force front in the central Gulf lifts to the northern Gulf
Sun night. A 977 mb low at 55N 159W Sun night weakens over the
central Gulf Mon evening. A front enters the western Gulf Mon night.

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PKZ351-160215-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
318 AM AKST Sun Dec 15 2019

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E wind 40 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 15 to
21 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 to 30 kt diminishing to up to 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 14 to 20 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.TUE THROUGH THU...E wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

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PKZ352-160215-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
318 AM AKST Sun Dec 15 2019

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE wind 25 to 40 kt becoming S 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 16 to 19 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.MON...SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 10 to 20 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft.
.TUE...S wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...N wind up to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 17 ft.

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