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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT WED JUL 9 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.

PKZ398-101400-
400 PM AKDT WED JUL 9 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE CENTRAL GULF THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING BEFORE SHIFTING EAST. A STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
WILL MOVE INTO THE WESTERN GULF THURSDAY...WITH A FRONTAL BOUNDARY
PROGRESSING EASTWARD INTO THE CENTRAL GULF THURSDAY NIGHT.

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PKZ310-101400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT WED JUL 9 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG E OF 140W.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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