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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
310 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 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.

PKZ398-211815-
310 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE YUKON AND SE ALASKA THROUGH
SATURDAY. THIS WILL CAUSE AREAS OF GALE TO STORM FORCE NORTH AND
EAST WINDS. STRONGEST WINDS AND FREEZING SPRAY OVER NORTHERN
INNER CHANNELS.

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PKZ310-211815-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
310 PM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT. SW
SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 19 FT.

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