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Unsettled weather in store for eastern U.S. into weekend

A complex weather system moving across the eastern U.S. will bring a variety of hazardous weather to the region on Friday and into the weekend. Much colder weather is expected by Saturday, along with numerous showers and accumulating snow in the higher elevations of the Appalachians. Rain and snow will move into northern New England on Sunday.
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Last Update: 815 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

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Marmot Island to Sitkinak

Marine Zone Forecast

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET. 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.

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

  • SynopsisA 991 MB LOW 50 NM S OF SEWARD WILL DISSIPATE LATER THIS MORNING. A 981 MB LOW WILL FORM 30 NM E OF KODIAK ISLAND THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN MOVE TO 50 NM S OF SEWARD AT 979 MB SAT MORNING. LOW PRESSURE WILL THEN PERSIST OVER THE GULF THROUGH SUN MORNING.
  • Today S of dangerous cape...SE wind increasing to 25 kt this morning then becoming SW 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 ft building to 13 ft in the afternoon. N of dangerous cape... Variable wind 10 kt becoming E 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas building to 5 ft. Rain and snow.
  • Tonight SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain showers.
  • Sat SW wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain.
  • Sat Night SW wind 30 kt. Seas 17 ft.
  • Sun SW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
  • Mon NW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
  • Tue W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.



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Zone Area Forecast for Marmot Island to Sitkinak
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