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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 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.

PKZ098-290215-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A ridge of high pressure over the far eastern gulf will move
onshore over SE AK by Wed evening. A developing low over the NE
Pacific will move N into the SW gulf by Wed night. The
associated weather front will move NE to the eastern gulf by Thu
night.

$$

PKZ011-290215-
Glacier Bay-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...Light winds becoming S 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft
or less.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ012-290215-
Northern Lynn Canal-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...S wind 15 kt increasing to 20 kt late in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft building to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt decreasing to 15 kt early in the evening.
Seas 4 ft subsiding to 3 ft.
.THU...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ013-290215-
Southern Lynn Canal-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ021-290215-
Icy Strait-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...SE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming light. Seas
2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ022-290215-
Cross Sound-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...W wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming E late. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...Light winds becoming E 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 6 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. SE swell. Rain.
.FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...E wind 15 kt becoming W. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ031-290215-
Stephens Passage-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ032-290215-
Northern Chatham Strait-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ033-290215-
Southern Chatham Strait-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 5 ft
near ocean entrances.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 5 ft
near ocean entrances.
.THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 5 ft
near ocean entrances.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except
6 ft near ocean entrances. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ034-290215-
Frederick Sound-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ035-290215-
Sumner Strait-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except
5 ft near ocean entrances.
.FRI...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ036-290215-
Clarence Strait-
328 AM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.TODAY...NW wind increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
building to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 10 kt becoming NW. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$


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