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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

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.

PKZ398-310100-
400 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL EXIT EAST AWAY FROM HAIDA GWAII
FRIDAY AFTERNOON. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD OVER
NORTHWESTERN CANADA THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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PKZ310-310100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS. SW
SWELL.
.TONIGHT...N OF 57N...E WIND 20 KT. S OF 57 N...E WIND 20 KT
INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS N OF 57 N. SEAS
BUILDING TO 8 FT S OF 57 N LATE.
.SAT...S OF 57 N...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. N OF 57 N...E WIND
INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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