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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 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.

PKZ398-281400-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A DEVELOPING LOW OVER THE NORTHERN GULF WILL STRENGTHEN AS IT
MOVES SOUTHEASTWARD ALONG THE PANHANDLE COAST THROUGH FRI. THE
ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE NORTHERN PANHANDLE THU
EVENING BEFORE STALLING OVER THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE ON FRI.

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GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
STRONGEST WINDS WEST OF 140 W. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. W SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. W SWELL.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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