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FNAK72 PAFC 171858
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Spot Forecast for FV PREDATOR GROUNDING...USCG SECTOR ANCHORAGE
National Weather Service ANCHORAGE AK
958 AM AKST Fri Feb 17 2017

Forecast is based on incident time of 1000 AKST on February 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
Northeasterly winds will increase through Saturday. Plenty of clouds and
showers are expected with air temperatures remaining below freezing.

.TODAY...

Max temperature.....Around 31.
WAVE HEIGHT.........2 FEET.
Min humidity........75 percent.
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Numerous snow
                    showers.
Surface winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts to 20 mph.
Stability class.....Slightly unstable (C).
Chance of pcpn......70 percent.
Sea surface temp....39 degrees F (3.8C).
Tides...............(At Akun) High tide of 2.8 ft at 11:11 am. Low
                    tide of 0.6 ft at 5:52 pm.
Sea Ice.............None.
Freezing spray......None.

.TONIGHT...

Min temperature.....Around 27.
WAVE HEIGHT.........2 FEET building to 3 FEET after midnight.
Max humidity........93 percent.
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Scattered snow
                    showers.
Surface winds.......Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. gusts to 25 mph.
Stability class.....Slightly unstable (C).
Chance of pcpn......50 percent.
Sea surface temp....39 degrees F (3.8C).
Tides...............(At Akun) High tide of 2.4 ft at 1:12 am. Low tide
                    of 2.1 ft at 5:24 am.
Sea Ice.............None.
Freezing spray......None.

.SATURDAY...

Max temperature.....Around 30.
WAVE HEIGHT.........4 FEET.
Min humidity........75 percent.
Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Scattered snow
                    showers.
Surface winds.......Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts to 30 mph.
Stability class.....Slightly unstable (C).
Chance of pcpn......50 percent.
Sea surface temp....39 degrees F (3.8C).
Tides...............(At Akun) High tide of 2.8 ft at 11:39 am. Low tide
                    of 0.4 ft at 6:33 pm.
Sea Ice.............None.
Freezing spray......None.

$$
Forecaster...LUDWIG
Requested by...NOAA SSC, CATHERINE BERG
Type of request...MARINE
.TAG 1702377.0/ALU



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