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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM 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.

PKZ398-181400-
400 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A GALE FORCE LOW WILL MOVE NE TO THE CENTRAL GULF THU...THEN
REACH THE NW GULF THU NIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF AND SE ALASKA THU AND THU NIGHT.

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PKZ310-181400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT BY LATE EVENING. SEAS
BUILDING TO 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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