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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Juneau AK
351 AM AKDT Tue Aug 22 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.

PKZ398-230600-
351 AM AKDT Tue Aug 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A front across the northern gulf and the Panhandle will move N
and E into Canada this afternoon. A ridge develops behind the
front over the Panhandle this afternoon and persists tonight. A
low will track into the SE gulf Tuesday night and remain
through Wednesday.

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PKZ310-230600-
Gulf of Alaska North of 55 Degrees North and East of 144 Degrees
West-
351 AM AKDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.TODAY...S wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. W swell. Slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt becoming NW 15 kt late. Seas 8 ft. SW
swell. Slight chance of thunderstorms.
.WED...NW wind 15 kt in the morning becoming variable less
than 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell shifting to the SE in the
afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. SE swell in the
evening.
.THU...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.

$$



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