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Spot Forecast for Platform A Gas Release...ADEC
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
1211 PM AKST Wed Feb 22 2017

Forecast is based on incident time of 1200 AKST on February 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A generally dry and warmer weather pattern will begin this evening as weak
high pressure and warmer air moves into the area. This will bring the
possibility of fog/stratus over the waters of Cook Inlet, especially on
Thursday night-Friday morning. The next chance of snow to the area will
then come on Friday as an upper-level disturbance passes overhead.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent).
                    A slight chance of snow in early afternoon.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 26.
Min humidity........90 percent.
Surface winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 12 mph in the morning
                    becoming light.
Stability class.....Slightly unstable becoming moderately unstable.
Wave height.........Less than 1 foot.
Sea ice coverage....9 tenths...ice moving significantly with tidal currents.
Sea surface temp....36 F / 2.2 C.
TIDES...............High tide of 17.8 ft at 2:00 PM

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (44-55 percent) then becoming Mostly
                    cloudy (70-80 percent) in the evening.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 17.
Max humidity........98 percent.
Surface winds.......Variable wind to 6 mph.
Stability class.....Slightly unstable becoming moderately stable after midnight.
Wave height.........Less than 1 foot.
Sea ice coverage....8-9 tenths...ice moving significantly with tidal currents.
Sea surface temp....36 F / 2.2 C.
TIDES...............Low tide of 1.6 ft at 8:42 PM
                    High tide of 18.4 ft at 3:00 PM

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Slight chance of
                    snow in the late afternoon.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 34.
Min humidity........87 percent.
Surface winds.......Northeast winds 6 to 10 mph.
Stability class.....Neutral to slightly stable.
Wave height.........Less than 1 foot.
Sea ice coverage....8 tenths...ice moving significantly with tidal currents.
Sea surface temp....36 F / 2.2 C.
TIDES...............Low tide of 6.2 ft at 8:51 PM
                    High tide of 18.9 ft at 2:43 PM

$$
Forecaster...Kochevar
Requested by...NOAA SSC, Catherine Berg
Type of request...MARINE
.TAG 1702641.0/AER
.EMAIL catherine.berg@noaa.gov


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