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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
323 PM AKDT SAT APR 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.

PKZ398-231730-
323 PM AKDT SAT APR 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
LOW PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHWEST GULF MOVES WEST TONIGHT. A
WEATHER FRONT WELL SOUTH OF HAIDA GWAII WILL MOVE NORTH INTO THE
SOUTHEAST GULF AND NEAR DIXON ENTRANCE BY LATE SUNDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE ACROSS NORTHWEST CANADA WILL WEAKEN THROUGH SUNDAY.

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PKZ310-231730-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
323 PM AKDT SAT APR 22 2017

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT LATE. SE
SWELL.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SE SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT IN THE EVENING THEN SUBSIDING. SE
SWELL IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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