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: NE wind 6 to 8 kt. Sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Tonight: NE wind 10 to 17 kt, with gusts as high as 24 kt. Rain, mainly after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Thursday: NNE wind 13 to 20 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Rain. La lluvia podría ser intensa ocasionalmente. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Thursday Night: E wind 8 to 14 kt becoming SSE after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 kt. Rain. La lluvia podría ser intensa ocasionalmente. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Friday: SE wind 9 to 14 kt, with gusts as high as 32 kt. Rain. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Friday Night: ESE wind 9 to 13 kt becoming ENE after midnight. Rain before 9pm. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Saturday: ENE wind 6 to 13 kt becoming ESE in the afternoon. Rain, mainly after 9am. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Saturday Night: E wind 6 to 10 kt. Rain likely. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday: E wind 10 to 13 kt. Rain likely. 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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