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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT WED AUG 27 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.

PKZ398-281400-
400 PM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE PANHANDLE WILL PERSIST BUT
SHARPEN AS A LOW CROSSING THE ALASKA PENINSULA PUSHES INTO THE
CENTRAL GULF BY THU.

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PKZ310-281400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FT
LATE.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL. SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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