The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Alee \A*lee"\, adv. [Pref. a- + lee.] (Naut.) On or toward the lee, or the side away from the wind; the opposite of aweather. The helm of a ship is alee when pressed close to the lee side. [1913 Webster] Hard alee, or Luff alee, an order to put the helm to the lee side. [1913 Webster]WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
alee adv 1: on or toward the lee; "put the helm alee"