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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 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.

PKZ398-010100-
400 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN GULF WILL
CONTINUE TO WEAKEN AND MOVE S THROUGH SUN AS A DEVELOPING LOW
NEAR KODIAK SAT AFTERNOON MOVES SE ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF AND
PANHANDLE THROUGH SUN. THEN AN INVERTED TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE
WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS TO HAIDA GWAII THROUGH MON.

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PKZ310-010100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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