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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Juneau AK
328 PM 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.

PKZ398-181730-
328 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A storm force currently near 53N 160W will move into the central
gulf by Wed morning and gradually weaken. Gales will develop
over the gulf as the front approaches the offshore waters from
the SW overnight. This low will dissipate allowing winds to
subside before another gale force low moves into the gulf Thu.

$$

PKZ310-181730-
Gulf of Alaska North of 55 Degrees North and East of 144 Degrees
West-
328 PM AKDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt increasing to 40 kt. Seas 9 ft building
to 13 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 35 kt becoming NE 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 16 ft. Rain. Slight chance of thunderstorms.
.WED NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft. SW swell. Slight
chance of thunderstorms in the evening.
.THU...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft. SW swell.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft. S swell.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.SAT...SW gale to 35 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 18 ft.

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