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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 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.

PKZ398-170100-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A WEAK WEATHER FRONT OVER THE NORTHERN HALF OF THE PANHANDLE
WILL DISSIPATE AS IT DRIFTS SE THROUGH TUE. HIGH PRESSURE OVER
THE GULF WILL DRIFT OVER THE PANHANDLE TUE NIGHT AS A WEATHER
SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE W CENTRAL GULF. OUTLOOK. A STRONG LOW AND
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE GULF WED NIGHT AND THU.

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PKZ310-170100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.TONIGHT...WINDS LIGHT INCREASING TO S 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT. S
SWELL.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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