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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
306 PM AKDT FRI APR 28 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.

PKZ398-291715-
306 PM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A WEAK FRONT WILL LIFT NW ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF INTO THE
NORTHERN GULF TONIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE PANHANDLE EXITS
NE. A MUCH STRONGER LOW WILL MOVE NE ACROSS HAIDA GWAII SAT
AFTERNOON, THEN E ACROSS THE CENTRAL BC COAST SAT NIGHT WHILE
WEAKENING RAPIDLY.

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PKZ310-291715-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
306 PM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN LATE.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT.
SW SWELL IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT. S SWELL IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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