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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT FRI SEP 4 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.

PKZ398-050100-
400 AM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
. A WEATHER FRONT OVER THE CENTRAL GULF WILL DRIFT TO THE
EASTERN GULF FRIDAY AND OVER THE PANHANDLE FRIDAY NIGHT. A RIDGE
OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE INNER CHANNELS WILL SHIFT EAST INTO
CANADA BY FRIDAY NIGHT.

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PKZ310-050100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
LESS THAN 6 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. S SWELL IN THE
MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT....STRONGEST WINDS OVER WESTERN HALF. SEAS
9 FT. S SWELL. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 9 FT.
SW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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