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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Juneau AK
328 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 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.

PKZ398-241830-
328 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A storm force low will move E through the northern gulf Sat, then
SE across the southern panhandle Sat night and Sun morning.

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PKZ310-241830-
Gulf of Alaska North of 55 Degrees North and East of 144 Degrees
West-
328 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 40 kt becoming W to 25 kt in the evening, then
becoming SW 35 kt late. Strongest winds eastern area in the
evening, then western area late. Seas 19 ft subsiding to 14 ft
late. Rain and snow late.
.SAT...W wind 40 kt increasing to 50 kt by afternoon. Seas 17 ft
building to 23 ft in the afternoon. Rain in the morning, then rain
showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W gale to 45 kt. Seas 24 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...NW gale to 35 kt. Seas 20 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. W swell in the evening.
Rain and snow late.
.MON...W wind 25 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 21 ft.
.WED...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft.

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