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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
333 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 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.

PKZ398-251745-
333 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE CENTRAL GULF INTO
FRI. MEANWHILE A WEAK WEATHER FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE YAKUTAT
AREA WEDNESDAY NIGHT BEFORE DISSIPATING ACROSS THE NORTHERN
PANHANDLE THURSDAY NIGHT.

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PKZ310-251745-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
333 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL LATE.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.

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