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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 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.

PKZ398-171400-
400 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF WILL DRIFT OVER THE PANHANDLE TUE
NIGHT. A GALE FORCE LOW AND FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE GULF WED
EVENING AND THU.

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PKZ310-171400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...E OF 140 W...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL. W OF
140 W...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.WED...E OF 140 W...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SW
SWELL. W OF 140 W...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
SW SWELL. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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