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Spot Forecast for Cape Hinchinbrook Closure...U.S. Coast Guard
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
825 AM AKST Sun Dec 10 2017

Forecast is based on incident time of 0830 AKST on December 10.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

A low moving through the Gulf will push a front through the Prince
William Sound area tonight increasing winds to around 60 mph.
Winds will then start to diminish nearly Monday morning. Seas
will also increase tonight before slowly diminishing through
Monday.


.TODAY...

Surface winds.......Southeast winds 20 to 25 kt increasing to
25 to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Wave height.........11 to 14 feet.

.TONIGHT...

Surface winds.......Southeast winds 40 to 50 kt in the early
evening increasing to 50 to 55 kt.
Wave height.........15 to 18 feet building to 23 to 28 feet after
midnight.

.MONDAY...

Surface winds.......South winds 35 to 40 kt shifting to the
                    southeast 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wave height.........23 to 28 feet subsiding to 16 to 20 feet in
the afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...Kramer
Requested by...OSC Erik Patterson
Type of request...MARINE
.TAG 1719781.0/AER
.EMAIL erik.m.patterson@uscg.mil



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