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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT WED AUG 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.

PKZ398-211400-
400 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE CENTRAL GULF
THROUGH THU AS A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE EXTENDS NW ACROSS THE
SOUTHERN PANHANDLE.

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PKZ310-211400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TONIGHT...WINDS LIGHT INCREASING TO NW 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT OR
LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS. SW
SWELL.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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