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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR GULF OF ALASKA EAST OF 144W

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ398-021400-
400 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A FRONT OVER CENTRAL SE ALASKA WILL MOVE NW AND OFFSHORE TONIGHT
AS A LOW PRESSURE WAVE MOVES N THROUGH THE EASTERN GULF. THE
FRONT WILL MOVE BACK ONSHORE SE ALASKA MON MORNING THEN STALL
OVER THE FAR EASTERN INNER CHANNELS MON AFTERNOON.

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PKZ310-021400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...E OF 140W...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING W LATE. W OF 140W...
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WIND TO 20 KT...STRONGEST W OF 140W. SEAS 9 FT. SW
SWELL.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...WINDS LIGHT INCREASING TO S 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
SW SWELL.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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