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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

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.

PKZ398-101400-
400 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE OFFSHORE WATERS
FROM THE S TONIGHT. A LOW WELL TO THE SW OF DIXON ENTRANCE WILL
WEAKEN THROUGH WED BUT THE ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
EASTERN GULF ON WED AFTERNOON AND WILL CONTINUE NORTHWARD WED NIGHT.

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PKZ310-101400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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