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
Today: E wind 10 to 13 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Scattered showers. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tonight: SE wind 8 to 10 kt becoming NE after midnight. Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday: NE wind 5 to 7 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday Night: ENE wind 5 to 9 kt. A chance of showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday: E wind 5 to 9 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the morning. A chance of showers, mainly before 9am. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday Night: Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming ENE around 6 kt after midnight. A chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday: ENE wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. A chance of rain. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday Night: Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming NE around 6 kt in the evening. Rain likely. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday: NE wind 6 to 12 kt becoming ESE in the afternoon. Rain. Seas around 2 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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