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Spot Forecast for ladycolleenMOB...USCG
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
957 AM AKDT Thu Jul 27 2017

Forecast is based on incident time of 1000 AKDT on July 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Low stratus and fog this morning will be the primary
weather concern today and should be improving through the late morning
to mix out by early afternoon. Winds currently light out of the southwest
will increase and gain a more west to northwesterly component in the afternoon
as onshore sea breezes increase. Low stratus and areas of fog is likely to
reform overnight but not be quite as dense or widespread as it was this morning.
A weak frontal system approaching Friday will increase cloud cover and spread
light rain across the area Friday afternoon through Friday night.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy with low stratus in the morning then
                    becoming mostly sunny midday through early afternoon.
                    Fog in the morning reducing visibilities to 1/4 mile
                    or less through around 1100.
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 59.
Surface winds.......Southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning becoming west-northwest
                    10 mph in the afternoon.
Wave height.........3 feet at the entrance to Ugashik Bay...less than 1 ft
                further in the bay building to 2 ft in the afternoon.
Sea surface temp....11.5C / 52.7F.
Ceiling (kft).......300 ft through 1100...becoming broken and increasing to
                1000 ft 1100 to 1300. Scattering out and clearing after 1300.
Visibility..........Less than 1/4 mile through 1100...gradually increasing
                through midday and becoming unrestricted by 1300.
Tides(Point Moller) Low tide 2.1 ft at 0847.
                    High tide of 9.0 ft at 1436.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clouds increasing in the evening with areas of low stratus
                    reforming overnight. Patchy fog in the evening, then areas
                    of fog after midnight restricting visibilities to less than
                    1 mile at times. Isolated rain showers after midnight.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 49.
Surface winds.......West-southwest winds 7 to 12 mph in the evening becoming
                    south 3 to 5 mph through the early morning hours.
Wave height.........2 feet diminishing to less than 1 foot overnight.
Sea surface temp....11.5C / 52.7F.
Ceiling (kft).......Decreasing to between 500 ft and 1000 ft after midnight.
Visibility..........Unrestricted in the evening falling to less than 1 mile as
                    fog forms overnight.
Tides(Point Moller) Low tide of 0.1 ft at 2042.
High tide of 11.5 ft at 0320.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Areas of fog in
                    the morning. Chance of rain in the morning,
                    then rain likely in the afternoon.
Chance of pcpn......60 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 59.
Surface winds.......South to southeast winds 5 to 7 mph.
Wave height.........1 foot.
Sea surface temp....11.5C / 52.7F.
Ceiling (kft).......Broken ceiling between 500 ft and 1000 ft in the morning
                    increasing to overcast 2000 to 3000 ft midday.
Visibility..........Less than 1 mile in the morning becoming 3 to 5 miles in
                    to late morning as fog dissipates.
Tides(Point Moller) Low tide of 1.4 ft at 0943.
                    High tide of 9.0 ft at 1543.

$$
Forecaster...Ruthford
Requested by...seth caron
Type of request...SAR
.TAG 1713491.0/ALU
.EMAIL jrccjuneau@uscg.mil



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