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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT MON OCT 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 MON OCT 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A GALE FORCE LOW IN THE CENTRAL GULF WILL MOVE NE INTO THE SE
GULF THROUGH TUE WHILE ITS ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL PUSH
INTO THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE ON TUE. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
EXTENDING NW ACROSS THE PANHANDLE WILL SHIFT E INTO BC LATE MON
NIGHT.

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

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S OF 57 N...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 35 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 13 FT LATE. N OF 57 N...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN LATE.
.TUE...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SHOWERS. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. S SWELL.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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