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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

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.

PKZ398-230100-
400 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A GALE FORCE LOW IN THE CENTRAL GULF WILL MOVE S INTO THE NE
PACIFIC BY THU. AN ATTACHED TROUGH ACROSS THE CENTRAL PANHANDLE
WILL MOVE NW TO CAPE SUCKLING BY WED NIGHT. A NEW WEAKER LOW
WILL DEVELOP SW OF HAIDA GWAII WED AFTERNOON AND MOVE N INTO THE
SE GULF BY LATE WED NIGHT.

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PKZ310-230100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING EARLY TODAY...

.TODAY...N OF 57 N...E WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT BY THE
AFTERNOON. S OF 57 N...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT SUBSIDING TO
13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 10 FT.
SW SWELL IN THE EVENING. RAIN LATE.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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