FZAK61 PAFC 031123
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
323 AM AKDT THU SEP 3 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.

PKZ399-040145-
323 AM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A FRONTAL SYSTEM ENTERS THE WESTERN GULF THIS MORNING AND TRACKS
TO THE EASTERN GULF BY FRI. A 1007 MB LOW FORMS NEAR KODIAK ISLAND
THU AFTERNOON...THEN MOVES TO 59N 142W AT 1001 MB FRI EVENING.

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PKZ351-040145-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
323 AM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

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PKZ352-040145-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
323 AM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.MON...E WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

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