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.
Synopsis...A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE ALONG THE NORTHERN GULF
COAST PERSISTS THROUGH TONIGHT BEFORE DISSIPATING. THE FLOW IN
THE GULF WILL PREDOMINATELY BE WESTERLY TO SOUTHWESTERLY BY WED
Tonight: E wind 19 to 22 kt, with gusts as high as 33 kt. Rain. Seas around 4 ft.
Monday: E wind around 15 kt, with gusts as high as 26 kt. Rain. Seas around 3 ft.
Monday Night: NE wind 10 to 13 kt, with gusts as high as 20 kt. Rain. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tuesday: NNE wind 7 to 12 kt becoming ESE in the afternoon. Showers likely. Seas around 2 ft.
Tuesday Night: E wind around 10 kt. Showers likely. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday: E wind 5 to 10 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Wednesday Night: Variable winds 5 kt or less. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday: E wind 5 to 13 kt. Rain likely. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Thursday Night: E wind 11 to 14 kt. Rain. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
*Notices: (1) This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
(2) The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
|PAVW Valdez Weather Station Office|
Lat: 61.13°N Lon: 146.35°W Elev: 22.966
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