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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 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.

PKZ398-231400-
400 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A WEAKENING LOW IN THE CENTRAL GULF WILL DISSIPATE NEAR HAIDA
GWAII SAT AFTERNOON. A NARROW RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE
EASTERN GULF WILL WEAKEN ALONG THE PANHANDLE COAST FRI NIGHT BUT
RETURN TO THE CENTRAL GULF SAT. OUTLOOK. A FRONT WILL MOVE INTO
THE EASTERN GULF SUN.

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PKZ310-231400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...S OF 56 N...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. N OF 56
N...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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