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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
National Weather Service Juneau AK
359 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ099-180700-
359 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A gale force low will track northeastward along the outer coast
late today, before stalling and weakening on Friday. A secondary
low will begin tracking through the western Gulf late Friday into
Saturday.

$$

PKZ041-180700-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
359 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...GALE WARNING TODAY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE wind 25 kt becoming E 40 kt late this morning. Seas
15 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...E wind 35 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.THU...E gale to 35 kt. Seas 20 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. S swell.
.FRI...N wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.SAT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt becoming NW. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ042-180700-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
359 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE wind 20 kt becoming NE 35 kt late afternoon. Seas 13
ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.THU...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft. S swell.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.

$$

PKZ043-180700-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
359 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 25 kt diminishing in the evening. Seas 11 ft.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 13 ft. S swell.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 12 ft. S swell.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

$$

PKZ051-180700-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
359 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE wind 25 kt becoming NE 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
16 ft subsiding to 12 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft. S swell in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 10 ft. S swell.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ052-180700-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
359 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE wind 25 kt becoming E 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
18 ft subsiding to 13 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft. S swell in the evening.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft.
S swell in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 10 ft. SE swell.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$


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