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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 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.

PKZ398-280100-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE ALONG THE OUTER PANHANDLE COAST WILL
DISSIPATE THROUGH FRI NIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF EXPANDS
EASTWARD. A DEVELOPING LOW IN THE NORTHERN GULF ON SAT WILL MOVE SE
ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF AND PANHANDLE THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

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PKZ310-280100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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