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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 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.

PKZ398-191400-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A GALE FORCE LOW OVER THE CENTRAL GULF WILL MOVE TO THE NORTHERN
GULF THU NIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS SE
ALASKA THU NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE TOWARDS THE OUTER COAST
FROM THE SOUTH FRI NIGHT INTO SAT.

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PKZ310-191400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S OF 57 N...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT BUILDING TO
20 FT LATE. N OF 57 N...SW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.
SW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. S SWELL.
.SUN...SW GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.

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