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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

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.

PKZ398-100100-
400 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
AS LOW PRESSURE OVER THE CANADIAN YUKON RETREATS N HIGH PRESSURE
OVER THE CENTRAL INNER CHANNELS WILL REPLACE IT. MEANWHILE A
GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE N ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN GULF
TONIGHT.

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PKZ310-100100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT LATE. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN
IN THE EVENING.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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