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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
328 AM AKDT SUN MAY 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.

PKZ398-290530-
328 AM AKDT SUN MAY 28 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A 1023 MB HIGH PRESSURE CENTER NEAR YAKUTAT SUN MORNING WILL
WEAKEN TODAY. THE FIRST OF SEVERAL WEAK LOW PRESSURE TROUGHS
WILL MOVE NORTH THROUGH THE CENTRAL GULF SUN. HIGHER PRESSURE
ALONG CENTRAL BRITISH COLUMBIA SUN WILL MOVE NORTH TO DIXON
ENTRANCE AND INCREASE SOUTHEAST WINDS INTO CLARENCE STRAIT SUN
AFTERNOON.

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PKZ310-290530-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
328 AM AKDT SUN MAY 28 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.MON...WINDS LIGHT INCREASING TO SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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