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Spot Forecast for OCEAN GEM...USCG
National Weather Service Juneau AK
1043 AM AKST Wed Dec 13 2017

Forecast is based on incident time of 0000 AKST on December 14.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (907) 790-6824, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...A gale force weather front will track east over the gulf
today and stall just west of Sitka tonight. It will then push inland early
Thursday morning which will allow winds to drop off during the late
morning hours. Rain, heavy at times, will fall across the site through
Thursday morning, and the site will become very windy late this afternoon
into Wednesday night. High seas through tonight. Showers will then persist
across the area through Friday morning. Late Friday another front with
stronger winds will approach the area bringing more rain and high seas.


.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy (95-100 percent). Rain.
Chance of pcpn......100 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 44.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Dewpoint............43.
Surface winds.......Southeast winds around 25 mph with gusts to
                    around 40 mph.
Swell height........Southwest swell 5 feet.
Wave height.........10 feet.
Freezing spray......None.
Sea surface temp....45 Degrees Fahrenheit.
Rainfall amount.....0.35 inches.


.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy (95-100 percent). Rain in the morning,
                    then rain likely in the afternoon.
Chance of pcpn......100 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 45.
Min humidity........79 percent.
Dewpoint............42.
Surface winds.......Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to
                    around 25 mph.
Swell height........Southwest swell 7 feet.
Wave height.........8 feet.
Freezing spray......None.
Sea surface temp....45 Degrees Fahrenheit.
Rainfall amount.....0.48 inches.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Numerous rain showers.
Chance of pcpn......70 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 41.
Max humidity........91 percent.
Dewpoint............40.
Surface winds.......Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to
                    around 25 mph.
Swell height........Southwest swell 7 feet.
Wave height.........7 feet.
Freezing spray......None.
Sea surface temp....45 Degrees Fahrenheit.
Rainfall amount.....0.21 inches.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Chance of rain showers.
Chance of pcpn......90 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 43.
Min humidity........79 percent.
Dewpoint............38.
Surface winds.......South winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph.
Swell height........Southwest swell 4 feet.
Wave height.........7 feet.
Freezing spray......None.
Sea surface temp....45 Degrees Fahrenheit.
Rainfall amount.....0.21 inches.

.SATURDAY...

Showers. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 40s. South winds around
20 mph with gusts to 30 mph. Seas 9 feet with southwest swell 9 feet.

$$
Forecaster...Byrd
Requested by...JOSHUA C. ANDRESKY
Type of request...HAZMAT
.TAG 1719936.0/AJK
.EMAIL MSDSITKA@USCG.MIL



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