Hazardous marine condition(s):
WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.
...GALE WARNING TODAY...
Synopsis...A LOW W OF CROSS SOUND WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES NW TOWARDS PRINCE
WILLIAM SOUND THROUGH THU NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE YUKON
WILL BEGIN TO WEAKEN AND MOVE TO THE EAST. OUTLOOK. A GALE FORCE
LOW WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTH CENTRAL GULF THROUGH SAT.
Today: SE wind 10 to 15 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Rain. Seas 1 ft or less.
Tonight: SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday: SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas 1 ft or less.
Friday Night: SW wind around 15 kt. Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday: SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Seas 1 ft or less.
Saturday Night: SW wind around 15 kt. Rain showers before midnight, then rain and snow showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday: SW wind around 10 kt. Showers. Seas 1 ft or less.
Sunday Night: SW wind around 10 kt. Rain and snow showers likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
Monday: SW wind 5 to 10 kt. Snow showers likely. Seas 1 ft or less.
*Notices: (1) This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
(2) The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
|Ketchikan International Airport|
Lat: 55.35 Lon: -131.7 Elev: 76
Last Update on Jan 1, 12:00 am UTC
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