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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

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.

PKZ398-181400-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE EASTERN GULF OF ALASKA...
A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE NE INTO THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN
GULF FRI NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE EASTERN GULF SAT
INTO SUN WHILE A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER BRITISH
COLUMBIA.

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PKZ310-181400-
GULF OF ALASKA NORTH OF 55 DEGREES NORTH AND EAST OF 144 DEGREES
WEST-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 10 FT
BUILDING TO 18 KT LATE. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT. SW SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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