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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ098-290230-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
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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PKZ011-290230-
GLACIER BAY-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-290230-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ013-290230-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-290230-
ICY STRAIT-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG
LATE.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-290230-
CROSS SOUND-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6
FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ031-290230-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-290230-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-290230-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS
THEN 3 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES, SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-290230-
FREDERICK SOUND-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG LATE.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-290230-
SUMNER STRAIT-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG
LATE.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-290230-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
424 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS
BUILDING TO 6 FT.

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