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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT THU APR 17 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.

PKZ036-181400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 55 KT
NORTH OF ERNEST SOUND IN THE EVENING. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT
LATE. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
258 PM AKDT THU APR 17 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.

PKZ352-181315-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
258 PM AKDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 TO 18 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 18 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
334 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

PZZ132-180645-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0038.000000T0000Z-140418T1200Z/
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
334 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE EAST ENTRANCE TO THE
U.S. STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WINDS WILL RISE FROM THE WEST AT 25 TO 35 KNOTS
  LATE TODAY OR EARLY THIS EVENING IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT
  PASSAGE. EXPECT WIND WAVES TO BUILD TO 6 TO 8 FEET...POSSIBLY
  BRIEFLY TO 9 FEET LATE THIS EVENING. LOOK FOR THE WIND AND
  WAVES TO SUBSIDE LATE TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
334 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

PZZ131-180645-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0038.000000T0000Z-140418T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
334 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL U.S. STRAIT OF
JUAN DE FUCA UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WINDS WILL RISE FROM THE WEST AT 30 TO 40 KNOTS
  LATE TODAY IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONT PASSAGE. THERE IS A
  POSSIBILITY THAT WIND GUSTS MAY BRIEFLY REACH STORM FORCE OR
  NEAR 50 KNOTS LATE THIS EVENING. EXPECT WIND WAVES TO BUILD TO 6
  TO 8 FEET EARLY THIS EVENING. LOOK FOR THE WIND AND WAVES TO
  SUBSIDE LATE TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ905-181015-
CAPE SHOALWATER TO CAPE LOOKOUT BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 20 TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 25 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 20 TO 25 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 19 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.

$$

PZZ800-181015-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 60 NM AND 150 NM
OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.SAT...S TO SE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 18 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 15 TO 23 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 15 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.

$$

PZZ900-181015-
CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER BETWEEN 150 NM AND 250 NM
OFFSHORE-
310 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SAT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 20 FT...BUILDING TO
17 TO 27 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 20 TO 27 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 16 TO 20 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 13 TO 16 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
306 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

INLAND WATERS OF WESTERN WASHINGTON AND THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
WASHINGTON COASTAL WATERS INCLUDING THE OLYMPIC COAST NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ131-181015-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
306 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 40 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES BUILDING
TO 6 TO 8 FT THIS EVENING...THEN SUBSIDING LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING AFTER NOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6
FT...SUBSIDING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
306 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

INLAND WATERS OF WESTERN WASHINGTON AND THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
WASHINGTON COASTAL WATERS INCLUDING THE OLYMPIC COAST NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ132-181015-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
306 PM PDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES BUILDING
TO 6 TO 8 FT...THEN SUBSIDING LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2
TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ013-180845-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
434 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.FRI...W OF 89W...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. E OF
89W AND E OF FRONT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS
TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. E OF 89W AND W OF FRONT...NW TO N WINDS
25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS
NEAR AND AHEAD OF FRONT AND LOW.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN NE SWELL
E OF 90W...AND 5 TO 7 FT W OF 90W.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT IN NE SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.TUE...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.

$$

GMZ015-180845-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
434 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT N OF FRONT...AND E TO SE 15
TO 20 KT S OF FRONT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT N OF FRONT...AND 4 TO 6 FT S
OF FRONT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS N OF FRONT.
.FRI...N OF 26N...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO
35 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 25 TO 35 KT W OF FRONT AND LOW. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 11 FT W OF FRONT AND LOW. S OF 26N...SE TO
S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS NEAR AND AHEAD OF LOW AND
FRONT.
.FRI NIGHT...E OF FRONT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. W
OF FRONT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT LATE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS E OF FRONT.
.SAT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
332 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL LATE TONIGHT
FOR WATERS FROM DESTIN TO THE SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 60 NM...

...A GALE WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY FOR COASTAL AND OFFSHORE WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO
DESTIN...

...A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY FOR COASTAL AND OFFSHORE WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA
TO THE OCHLOCKONEE RIVER...

GMZ750-770-180245-
/O.CON.KTAE.SC.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-140418T0600Z/
/O.UPG.KTAE.GL.A.0003.140418T0600Z-140419T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KTAE.GL.W.0003.140418T0600Z-140419T0000Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
332 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 PM EDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 PM EDT FRIDAY. A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY.

* PEAK WINDS: TONIGHT THROUGH TOMORROW...EAST WINDS SHIFTING TO
  ONSHORE ON FRIDAY THEN OFFSHORE AGAIN BEFORE SUNDOWN. WINDS 25
  TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT GUSTS OF 35 TO 40 KNOTS.

* PEAK SEAS: 6 TO 9 FEET POSSIBLY AS HIGH AS 10 FEET ON FRIDAY.

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 MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
331 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

GULF COASTAL WATERS FROM THE MOUTH OF THE SUWANNEE RIVER TO DESTIN
OUT TO 60 NM.

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST
1/3 OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE
AVERAGE HIGHEST 1/10 OF THE WAVES.

GMZ750-770-180230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
331 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT FRIDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM EDT FRIDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...EAST WIND AROUND 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE FORCE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 TO 8 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 10 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY INCREASING TO VERY ROUGH IN THE
LATE EVENING. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING. RAIN AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...EAST THEN ONSHORE WIND 25 TO 30 KNOTS...THEN BECOMING
NORTH BEHIND AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO GALE FORCE POSSIBLE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 11
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH TO VERY
ROUGH. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND DECREASING TO AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6
TO 8 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WIND 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 8 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY BECOMING A
LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS A LIGHT TO MODERATE CHOP.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10
KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET OCCASIONALLY UP TO 5
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP BECOMING SMOOTH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
AROUND 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A LIGHT TO
MODERATE CHOP IN THE LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. PROTECTED
WATERS SMOOTH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE LATE
MORNING. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS SMOOTH.

$$

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