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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 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.

PKZ398-180100-
400 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GULF WILL WEAKEN WED AS A NEW
FRONT MOVES IN FROM THE WEST. A GALE FORCE LOW WILL DEVELOP TO
975 MB OVER THE CENTRAL GULF ON THU WITH THE ASSOCIATED FRONT
MOVING ONTO THE EASTERN GULF COAST EARLY FRI.

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PKZ310-180100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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