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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Juneau AK
343 AM AKDT Tue Oct 17 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.

PKZ398-180545-
343 AM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A low south of Icy Bay will slowly weaken today. A strong gale
force front will approach the offshore waters from the SW this
afternoon, continuing to move eastward to just off the outer
coast of the Panhandle late tonight.

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PKZ310-180545-
Gulf of Alaska North of 55 Degrees North and East of 144 Degrees
West-
343 AM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW wind 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the morning, then
increasing to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft. Rain showers
early in the morning.
.TONIGHT...S wind 40 kt. Seas 11 ft building to 14 ft late. Rain.
.WED...E wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft. SW swell. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.THU...W wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SAT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft.

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