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NWS Forecast

FZAK61 PAFC 292343
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
343 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 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.

PKZ399-301345-
343 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA

A 1009 MB LOW AT 54N 150W WILL SLOWLY DRIFT SOUTH THROUGH THU
AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST WILL EXPAND
AND STRENGTHEN THROUGH THU AFTERNOON.



PKZ351-301345-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
343 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

TONIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WIND UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI THROUGH SUN
E WIND UP TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ352-301345-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
343 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

TONIGHT
E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.

WED
E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI THROUGH SUN
E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.