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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST MON DEC 22 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.

PKZ398-230100-
400 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A FRONTAL TROUGH OVER THE PANHANDLE WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN AND SHIFT
TO THE NORTH THROUGH MONDAY WHILE A BROAD RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
FORMS OVER THE INNER CHANNELS. A STRONG DEVELOPING GALE FORCE
LOW WILL MOVE NORTHEAST AND OVER PRINCE OF WALES ISLAND TUESDAY.


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PKZ310-230100-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 13 FT.
SW SWELL.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE 40 KT LATE...STRONGEST
SOUTHEAST PORTION. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. W SWELL.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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