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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
608 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 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.

PKZ398-212015-
608 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL RAPIDLY DISSIPATE OVER THE NORTHERN
PANHANDLE TONIGHT. A STORM FORCE LOW WILL DEVELOP S OF THE
OFFSHORE WATERS EARLY SUN AND WILL MOVE TO OFF ICY BAY SUN
NIGHT. A SOUTH FETCH WILL PERSIST OVER THE EASTERN GULF ON MON.


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PKZ310-212015-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
608 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

UPDATED

...STORM WARNING SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...E OF 140 W...VARIABLE WIND LESS THEN 15 KT INCREASING TO
NE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT. S SWELL. W OF 140 W...VARIABLE WIND LESS
THEN 15 KT INCREASING TO N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL.
.SUN...E OF 140 W...E WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO SW 50 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 17 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN. W OF 140
W...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO NW 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S GALE TO 45 KT BECOMING SW 35 KT LATE. SEAS 12 FT.
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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