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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
358 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 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.

PKZ398-290600-
358 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A RAPIDLY WEAKENING LOW OVER THE NORTHERN INNER CHANNELS THIS
MORNING WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE INLAND AND WEAKEN TODAY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE PANHANDLE TONIGHT BEFORE A GALE
FORCE LOW MOVES ACROSS HAIDA GWAII SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THIS LOW
WILL QUICKLY MOVE E AND WEAKEN SATURDAY NIGHT.

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PKZ310-290600-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
358 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...WINDS LIGHT INCREASING TO S 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN LATE.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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