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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

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.

PKZ398-301400-
400 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A WEAK LOW WILL ENTER THE FAR SOUTHEASTERN GULF THURSDAY NIGHT
AND MOVE NORTHEAST OVER HAIDA GWAII LATE FRIDAY. A VERY LARGE
LOW OVER THE NORTHERN PACIFIC WILL PUSH A FRONT NORTH OVER THE
GULF SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY.

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PKZ310-301400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKST THU JAN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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