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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR GULF OF ALASKA EAST OF 144W

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.

PKZ398-271400-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A GALE FORCE LOW IN THE EASTERN GULF WILL MOVE INTO DIXON
ENTRANCE AROUND MIDNIGHT FRI NIGHT AND INTO WESTERN CANADA BY
EARLY SAT MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER BOTH THE
CANADIAN YUKON AND THE GULF THROUGH SAT.

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PKZ310-271400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S OF 57 N...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 13 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING. N OF 57 N...NW 25 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT.
W SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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