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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Juneau AK
346 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 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.

346 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017
A low pressure system over the north central gulf will track to
the southeast through Friday night. Strong northerly outflow winds
will increase Friday night into Saturday as the low moves into
the southeast gulf. Outlook. Another low pressure system and its
associated weather front will move southeast across the gulf and
panhandle Sunday through Monday.


Gulf of Alaska North of 55 Degrees North and East of 144 Degrees
346 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt becoming N late. Seas 9 ft. W swell.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. W swell.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. W swell.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt increasing to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas
7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft building to 12 ft late.
.MON...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...W wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

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