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SPOT FORECAST FOR EYAK...SEAPRO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1224 PM AKST MON JAN 26 2015

.DISCUSSION...THE EXISTING WEAK PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL LEAD TO WEAK
NORTHERLY WINDS OVER THE AREA TODAY AS A WEAK LOW MOVES WELL OFF TO
THE SOUTHEAST. ON LATE TUESDAY NEW LOW PRESSURE WILL ENTER THE AREA
FROM THE SOUTH...LEADING TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS
WHICH WILL LIKELY INCREASE TO SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL ON TUESDAY
NIGHT OVER OPEN WATER. THESE WINDS WILL LIKELY PERSIST THROUGH
WEDNESDAY WITH ACCOMPANYING RAIN BANDS. ON THURSDAY THERE APPEARS
TO BE A BIT OF A BREAK IN THE WIND AND THEN ANOTHER ROUND OF
SOUTHEAST WINDS ON FRIDAY.

OBSERVATIONS AT 1200 PM AKST MONDAY (SITKA AIRPORT): CALM WINDS.
BUOY 46084 OFF CAPE EDGECUMBE NNW WIND 14 KT GUST 17 KT (11:02 AM
AKST).

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........DECREASING CLOUDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
WINDS...............LIGHT BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10-15 KT LATE
SWELL HEIGHT........SOUTH SWELL 0-1 FEET.
SWELL PERIOD........10 SEC.
WIND WAVE...........1-2 FEET.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN.
WINDS...............SOUTHEAST 25 TO 30 KT OVER OPEN WATER; 10-15 KT
AT SITE
SWELL HEIGHT........SOUTHWEST SWELL 1-3 FEET.
SWELL PERIOD........10 SEC.
WIND WAVE...........3-4 FEET OUT IN SITKA SOUND. ~1FT AT CALLIGAN
ISLAND

.FORECAST DAYS 4-5...
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SOUTH WIND 10-15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET OUT IN
THE SOUND.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. EAST WIND 10-15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET OUT IN THE
SOUND.

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FORECASTER...WESLEY
REQUESTED BY...DAVE OWNINGS
REASON FOR REQUEST...HAZMAT
.TAG 20150126.EYAK_.01/AJK






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