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FZAK67 PAJK 201141
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 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.

PKZ398-210100-
400 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A GALE FORCE LOW IN THE EASTERN GULF WILL PUSH N ONSHORE AT
CHICHAGOF ISLAND AROUND MIDDAY SAT ON ITS WAY INTO NW CANADA. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY BUILD OVER THE PANHANDLE
THIS EVENING AS A STORM FORCE LOW APPROACHES THE EASTERN GULF
FROM THE S SAT NIGHT INTO SUN.

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PKZ310-210100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING IN THE MORNING...

.TODAY...EAST OF 140W...S WIND 45 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 15 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SW
SWELL. WEST OF 140W...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT. S
SWELL. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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