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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Juneau AK
248 PM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018

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.

PKZ398-171800-
248 PM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A gale force low near Kodiak will continue to move northwest and
weaken. A second gale force low will approach Haida Gwaii from
the southwest on Wednesday, stall over water, and then weaken
through Friday.

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PKZ310-171800-
Gulf of Alaska North of 55 Degrees North and East of 144 Degrees
West-
248 PM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 45 kt diminishing to 30 kt late. Strongest winds
northern area. Seas 17 ft. Rain showers early in the evening.
.WED...E wind 25 kt increasing to 35 kt in the morning. Strongest
winds southern area. Seas 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.THU...N wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft. S swell.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 12 ft. S swell shifting to
the SE late.
.FRI...W wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SAT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

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