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NWS Forecast

FZAK67 PAJK 182312
OFFAJK

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 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.

PKZ398-191400-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA

A GALE FORCE LOW WILL ENTER THE SOUTHEAST GULF ON SATURDAY. THE
ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT AND THEN BEGIN TO MOVE NORTH AGAIN SATURDAY
EVENING. 



PKZ310-191400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY


TONIGHT
E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING
TO 11 FT. RAIN LATE.

SAT
E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.

SAT NIGHT
E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.

SUN
SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

SUN NIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT. SW SWELL.

MON
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL.

TUE
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

WED
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.