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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 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.

PKZ398-211400-
400 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL RAPIDLY DISSIPATE OVER THE NORTHERN
PANHANDLE TONIGHT. A STORM FORCE LOW WILL DEVELOP S OF THE
OFFSHORE WATERS EARLY SUN AND WILL MOVE TO OFF ICY BAY SUN
NIGHT. A SOUTH FETCH WILL PERSIST OVER THE EASTERN GULF ON MON.


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PKZ310-211400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...STORM WARNING SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 15 KT IN THE EARLY
EVENING...THEN NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT. SW
SWELL.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 50 KT IN THE EARLY AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT BUILDING TO 18 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S GALE TO 45 KT BECOMING SW 35 KT LATE. SEAS 12 FT.
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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