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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 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.

PKZ398-020100-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A GALE FORCE LOW WILL ENTER THE CENTRAL GULF WED MOVING A RIDGE
OF HIGH PRESSURE CURRENTLY OVER THE EASTERN GULF OVER THE
PANHANDLE. AS THE LOW TRACKS TO THE NORTHEAST WINDS WILL
INCREASE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THU BEFORE THE LOW
MOVES INLAND. OUTLOOK. HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD OVER THE
EASTERN GULF AND PANHANDLE THROUGH FRI.

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PKZ310-020100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHERN HALF...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS. RAIN. SOUTHERN HALF...SE WIND 15 KT
BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NORTHERN HALF...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING N 25 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 FT. RAIN. SOUTHERN HALF...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S
35 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN W 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANGE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. S SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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