Gulf of Alaska Offshore Forecast

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Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Juneau AK
311 PM AKDT Tue Oct 16 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.
311 PM AKDT Tue Oct 16 2018
A strong front over the Panhandle will move east into Canada
through Wed afternoon with a period of gusty winds. Winds will 
shift to the SW behind the front and SW swell will keep seas 
elevated Wednesday. Outlook. A storm force low pressure system 
will move into the Gulf from the south Thursday night. 
Gulf of Alaska North of 55 Degrees North and East of 144 Degrees
311 PM AKDT Tue Oct 16 2018
.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft. S swell shifting to the SW.
Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. 
.WED...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft. SW swell in the morning.
Slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft. W swell. Slight
chance of thunderstorms. 
.THU...S wind 25 kt becoming SE gale to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 11 ft. Rain in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...SE storm force wind to 50 kt. Seas 17 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SW gale to 35 kt. Seas 17 ft. 
.SAT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft. 
.SUN...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.