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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

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.

PKZ398-090100-
400 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A LOW PRESSURE FEATURE WILL DEEPEN OVER THE EASTERN GULF AS IT
MOVES NORTH TOWARDS YAKUTAT BEFORE MOVING INLAND TO THE SOUTHERN
YUKON TERRITORY MONDAY NIGHT. A SECOND FRONTAL BAND WILL MOVE
NORTH OVER THE SOUTHERN HALF OF THE PANHANDLE TUESDAY NIGHT.

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PKZ310-090100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
17 FT. SW SWELL EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 15 KT. SEAS 13 FT. S SWELL.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 12
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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