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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 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.

PKZ398-310100-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A WEAKENING LOW IN THE NORTHERN GULF WILL DISSIPATE BY SAT
AFTERNOON AS A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE
EASTERN GULF AND PANHANDLE. THE RIDGE WILL REMAIN OVER SE AK
THROUGH EARLY SUN MORNING. A DEVELOPING LOW IN THE WESTERN GULF
LATE SAT WILL MOVE E INTO THE EASTERN GULF BY MID MORNING SUN.

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PKZ310-310100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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