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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
220 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

CALIFORNIA WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ820-191015-
POINT ST. GEORGE TO POINT ARENA BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
220 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 15 TO
25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.FRI...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 12 TO 20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS
BECOMING 17 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT. RAIN. AREAS
OF FOG LATE. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE. SEAS
10 TO 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
315 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...LARGE WESTERLY SWELL TO BUILD INTO THE WATERS FRIDAY INTO
FRIDAY NIGHT...

PZZ470-190715-
/O.EXP.KEKA.SC.Y.0105.000000T0000Z-141218T2300Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.GL.W.0032.000000T0000Z-141219T0700Z/
/O.CON.KEKA.SE.A.0008.141219T2000Z-141220T2100Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
315 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...SOUTHERLY 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 40 KT THIS EVENING.
  SOUTHERLY WINDS DECREASING TO 5 TO 15 KT BY FRIDAY MORNING AND
  THEN INCREASING ON SATURDAY TO 20 TO 30 KT.

* SEAS...A MIX OF SOUTHERLY AND WESTERLY WAVES TODAY AND TONIGHT.
  SOUTHERLY 6 TO 10 FEET AT 7 SECONDS THIS EVENING THEN SUBSIDING.
  WESTERLY 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT THEN
  BUILDING TO 18 TO 20 FT AT 18 SECONDS BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING. SEAS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF HAZARDOUS SEAS
HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR
LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN.  IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
300 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014


PZZ250-255-270-275-190700-
/O.CON.KPQR.GL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-141219T0800Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT
10 NM-COASTAL WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO
60 NM-WATERS FROM CASCADE HEAD TO FLORENCE OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT.

* SEAS: COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT CURRENTLY WILL BUILD TO 12 TO 14
  FT OVERNIGHT. SEAS BEGIN TO RAPIDLY BUILD AFTER 4 AM...INCREASING
  TO 20 TO 22 FT BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON. SEAS REMAIN ABOVE 20 FT
  THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...STARTING TO FALL SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: SOUTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT THURSDAY...EASING
  TO 20 TO 25 KTS LATE TONIGHT OR EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
232 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

PZZ150-153-156-170-173-176-190645-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0099.000000T0000Z-141219T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.A.0051.141220T0600Z-141221T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO
60 NM-
232 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WATCH...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MUCH OF TONIGHT.
  WINDS WILL SWITCH TO THE SOUTHWEST AND EASE SOMEWHAT BEHIND THE
  FRONT. GALE FORCE WILL LIKELY REDEVELOP FRIDAY NIGHT AND
  CONTINUE SATURDAY.

* SEAS...8 TO 10 FEET BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FEET THIS EVENING.

* WIND...SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST 25 TO 40 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
232 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

PZZ132-190645-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0099.000000T0000Z-141219T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.A.0051.141220T0600Z-141221T0000Z/
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
232 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WATCH...
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...GALE FORCE WINDS THROUGH TONIGHT WILL EASE TOWARD
  MORNING ON FRIDAY. GALE FORCE WINDS ARE LIKELY TO REDEVELOP
  FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET TONIGHT.

* WIND...SOUTHEAST 25 TO 35 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ915-191015-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT BUILDING TO 14 TO
20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 15 TO 24 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 18 TO
22 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 17 TO 20 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.

$$

.FORECASTER BANCROFT. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ815-191015-
FLORENCE, OR TO POINT ST. GEORGE BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS LATE.
.FRI...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 21 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 18 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 17 TO 19 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 10 TO
12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ810-191015-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 15 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 22 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS 19 TO 21 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 18 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG LATE. VSBY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ910-191015-
CAPE LOOKOUT TO FLORENCE, OR BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT EARLY...
THEN BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT BUILDING TO 14 TO
20 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 24 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 20 TO 23 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
18 TO 20 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.MON...W TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ805-191015-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT BUILDING TO 13 TO
15 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 22 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS BECOMING 20 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 25 TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 18 TO 20 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG LATE. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW LATE.
SEAS 10 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ905-191015-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 16 TO 25 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 20 TO 23 FT.
RAIN.
.SAT...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
17 TO 20 FT. AREAS OF FOG AND CHANCE OF RAIN WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 11 TO
14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ800-191015-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT BUILDING TO 13
TO 15 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN.
.FRI...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 14 TO 23 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 KT
LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 20 TO 22 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 16 TO 20 FT. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 16 TO 18 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 14 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
10 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS-
INNER WATERS FROM  60 NM TO 150 NM OFFSHORE.
OUTER WATERS FROM 150 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

PZZ900-191015-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
218 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO
13 TO 22 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 25 TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 17 TO 26 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 35 TO 45 KT. SEAS BECOMING 20 TO 24 FT. RAIN
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 16 TO 19 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 17 TO 19 FT.
.SUN...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 14 TO 16 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 13 TO 15 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
208 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.A SERIES OF STRONG FRONTAL SYSTEMS WILL BRING WARNING LEVEL
WINDS AND SEAS THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. IN ADDITION TO GALE FORCE
WINDS AND VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS...VERY HEAVY SWELL IS
EXPECTED TO PEAK AROUND 20 FEET AT 18 SECONDS LATE FRIDAY
AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY EVENING.

PZZ350-356-376-191115-
/O.CON.KMFR.GL.W.0059.000000T0000Z-141219T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0080.000000T0000Z-141219T0900Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SI.Y.0148.000000T0000Z-141219T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.A.0044.141219T1800Z-141221T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.GL.A.0039.141220T1200Z-141221T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
208 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PST
FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM
PST THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING. A
HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PST FRIDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST
THIS EVENING. A HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT. A GALE WATCH REMAINS
IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT THROUGH THIS
  EVENING. WINDS WILL DIMINISH OVERNIGHT, BUT GALE FORCE WINDS
  ARE EXPECTED AGAIN ON SATURDAY.

* SEAS: VERY STEEP 10 TO 14 FEET THROUGH THIS EVENING. HEAVY WEST
  SWELL WILL BUILD ON FRIDAY PUSHING COMBINED SEAS TO 17 TO 22
  FEET LATE FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/Z67H

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS ARE
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN
PORT...OR TAKE SHELTER UNTIL WAVES SUBSIDE.  COMMERCIAL VESSELS
SHOULD PREPARE FOR ROUGH SEAS AND CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR
TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL HAZARDOUS SEAS SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
208 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.A SERIES OF STRONG FRONTAL SYSTEMS WILL BRING WARNING LEVEL
WINDS AND SEAS THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. IN ADDITION TO GALE FORCE
WINDS AND VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS...VERY HEAVY SWELL IS
EXPECTED TO PEAK AROUND 20 FEET AT 18 SECONDS LATE FRIDAY
AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY EVENING.

PZZ370-191115-
/O.CON.KMFR.GL.W.0059.000000T0000Z-141219T0600Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.W.0080.000000T0000Z-141219T0900Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.SE.A.0044.141219T1800Z-141221T1200Z/
/O.CON.KMFR.GL.A.0039.141220T1200Z-141221T0600Z/
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
208 PM PST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PST
FRIDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING. A
HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PST FRIDAY. A
HAZARDOUS SEAS WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT. A GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: SOUTH 30 TO 40 KT WITH GUSTS TO 50 KT THROUGH THIS
  EVENING. WINDS WILL DIMINISH OVERNIGHT, BUT GALE FORCE WINDS
  ARE EXPECTED AGAIN ON SATURDAY.

* SEAS: VERY STEEP 10 TO 14 FEET THROUGH THIS EVENING. HEAVY WEST
  SWELL WILL BUILD ON FRIDAY PUSHING COMBINED SEAS TO 17 TO 22
  FEET LATE FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/Z67H

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS ARE
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN
PORT...OR TAKE SHELTER UNTIL WAVES SUBSIDE.  COMMERCIAL VESSELS
SHOULD PREPARE FOR ROUGH SEAS AND CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR
TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL HAZARDOUS SEAS SUBSIDE.

&&

$$

SPILDE

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1200 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ051-190100-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
1200 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT BUILDING
TO 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 21 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 17 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1200 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ052-190100-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
1200 PM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 21 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 17 FT SUBSIDING TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1145 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

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.

PKZ012-190100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1145 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN AND MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1145 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

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.

PKZ022-190100-
CROSS SOUND-
1145 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1145 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

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.

PKZ033-190100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1145 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WIND 35 KT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCE...E WIND 45 KT
GUSTS 60 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. HIGHER GUSTS NEAR THE OCEAN ENTRANCE.
SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 12 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1145 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

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.

PKZ036-190100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1145 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.REST OF TODAY...S WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT DECREASING LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...SE GALE TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO GALE TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT...EXCEPT 16 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ136-190130-
CHINIAK BAY
403 AM AST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ137-190130-
MARMOT BAY
403 AM AST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ139-190130-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
10 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ131-190130-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ132-190130-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK
403 AM AST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ119-190130-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT...EXCEPT 25 KT NEAR THE COAST. SEAS 15 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ127-190130-
VALDEZ NARROWS
403 AM AST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ130-190130-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY
403 AM AST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ120-190130-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT
403 AM AST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
403 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ138-190130-
SHELIKOF STRAIT
403 AM AST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
400 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ176-190130-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 13 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...S WIND 40 KT. SEAS 25 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
400 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ177-190130-
ADAK TO KISKA-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN
AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 25 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
400 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ178-190130-
KISKA TO ATTU-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT. PATCHY FOG.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
400 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ150-190130-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
322 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF ALASKA WEST OF 144W

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ351-190030-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W
322 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 TO 25 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 20 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
322 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF ALASKA WEST OF 144W

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ352-190030-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W
322 AM AKST THU DEC 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 TO 22 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 23 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...W WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

$$

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