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 1003 MB LOW 390 NM SOUTH OF KISKA MON AFTERNOON MOVES 50 NM
SOUTHEAST OF KISKA AT 1002 MB TUE AFTERNOON. THIS SYSTEM MOVES
60 NM WEST OF THE PRIBILOF ISLANDS AT 1006 MB WED AFTERNOON.
Today: SSW wind around 6 kt becoming variable and less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Scattered showers. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Tonight: Variable winds less than 5 kt becoming W 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Scattered showers. Seas around 2 ft.
Monday: WSW wind 11 to 16 kt. Scattered showers. Seas around 3 ft.
Monday Night: WSW wind 11 to 15 kt becoming SSE after midnight. Rain likely after 3am. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Tuesday: SE wind 19 to 24 kt increasing to 27 to 32 kt. Showers. Seas 8 ft subsiding to 5 ft.
Tuesday Night: S wind 14 to 17 kt. Showers likely, mainly before 3am. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
Wednesday: S wind 9 to 14 kt becoming WSW in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 kt. Rain likely, mainly after 9am. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
Wednesday Night: WSW wind 9 to 14 kt becoming W 22 to 32 kt in the evening. Rain likely. Seas 6 ft building to 14 ft.
Thursday: W wind 28 to 32 kt. A chance of rain. Seas 14 ft subsiding to 10 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.
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Lat: 56.31°N Lon: 158.37°W Elev: 49.213
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