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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 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.

PKZ398-240100-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A WEAK LOW W OF HAIDA GWAII WILL MOVE W THROUGH THE DAY AND MERGE
WITH A SECOND LOW IN THE N PACIFIC. THE RESULTING SYSTEM WILL
ROTATE E AND BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY OFF THE COAST OF HAIDA GWAII
THROUGH FRI.

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PKZ310-240100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TODAY...S OF 57 N...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT. S SWELL. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON. N OF 57 N...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL.
.FRI...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
SE SWELL.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS. SE SWELL.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.

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