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SPOT FORECAST FOR EYAK...SEAPRO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
101 PM AKST SAT JAN 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...A LOW WILL STRENGTHEN TO STORM FORCE AS IT MOVES
NORTH ACROSS THE SE GULF SATURDAY EVENING. THE LOW CENTER WILL
CROSS OVER BARANOF ISLAND OVERNIGHT WITH A LULL IN THE  WINDS
THEN A SHARP SHIFT TO THE SW. THE LOW WILL MOVE INTO NORTHERN
CANADA WITH ZONAL W TO SW FLOW PERSISTING ACROSS THE GULF IN ITS
WAKE ALONG WITH A TRANSITION TO SHOWERS. THE PRESSURE PATTERN
WEAKENS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY UNDER HIGH PRESSURE. A NEW LOW
CENTER WILL APPROACH THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE MONDAY NIGHT CAUSING
A SHIFT BACK TO NORTH WINDS. OUTLOOK. A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL
APPROACH FROM THE SW TUESDAY NIGHT.

OBSERVATIONS AT 1300 AKST SAT. SITKA AIRPORT ESE WIND 13KT GUST 21 KT.
BUOY 46084 OFF CAPE EDGECUMBE E WIND 19 KT WITH PEAK GUST OFF 27 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 9 FT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT DIMINISHING TO
                    10 TO 15 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SWELL HEIGHT........SW SWELL 3 TO 6 FEET.
SWELL PERIOD........12 SEC.
WAVE HEIGHT.........8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 6 FEET IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. SW SWELL SUBSIDING.
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. NW WINDS AROUND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY...
RAIN LIKELY. SE WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THURSDAY...
RAIN LIKELY. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$
FORECASTER...FERRIN
REQUESTED BY...DAVE OWNINGS
REASON FOR REQUEST...HAZMAT
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