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 around 10 kt becoming NNE in the evening. Rain likely, mainly after 3am. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday: NE wind 8 to 14 kt. Rain. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Friday Night: ENE wind 15 to 20 kt becoming ESE 24 to 29 kt. Rain, mainly before 3am. Seas 3 ft building to 7 ft.
Saturday: NNE wind 8 to 13 kt increasing to 16 to 21 kt in the afternoon. A chance of rain. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Saturday Night: E wind 13 to 17 kt. A chance of rain before 3am. Seas around 3 ft.
Sunday: ENE wind 6 to 12 kt. A chance of rain between 9am and 3pm. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday Night: NNE wind 6 to 8 kt. A chance of rain between 9pm and 3am. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday: NE wind 8 to 10 kt. A chance of rain. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday Night: NE wind 10 to 12 kt. A chance of 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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