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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Juneau AK
339 PM AKDT Wed Oct 18 2017

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.

PKZ398-191745-
339 PM AKDT Wed Oct 18 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A gale force low in the southwestern gulf will continue to move
east tonight through Haida Gwaii. Gale force winds will diminish
along the outside waters overnight into tomorrow. This low will
continue to weaken as it reaches Dixon entrance early Thursday. An
additional weak low will then begin to develop early Friday over
the northern gulf near the Yakutat Bay area.

$$

PKZ310-191745-
Gulf of Alaska North of 55 Degrees North and East of 144 Degrees
West-
339 PM AKDT Wed Oct 18 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt increasing to 35 kt for the west half.
Seas 15 ft. Isolated thunderstorms early in the evening.
.THU...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft. W swell.
.FRI...W wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft. W swell.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain late.
.SAT...SE gale to 35 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 13 ft.

$$



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