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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
746 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

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.

PKZ099-182200-
746 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
The shortwave with an associated frontal band of  heavy
precipitation will continue to progress northeast across  the
gulf, lifting out of the Panhandle tonight into Friday. A  weak
ridge of high pressure will then begin to build south of the
Panhandle before an additional shortwave moves east across the
gulf and impacts the area on Saturday.

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PKZ041-182200-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
746 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Showers.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft. SW swell. Showers in the
morning.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. W swell. Showers
late.
.SAT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. W swell.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft. W swell.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft.



$$

PKZ042-182200-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
746 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Showers.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell. Showers in the
morning.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.SAT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. W swell.
Showers.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...S wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft.



$$

PKZ043-182200-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
746 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S wind 15 KT becoming W. Seas 8 ft. SW swell.
Showers.
.FRI...W wind 15 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas
7 ft. SW swell. Showers in the morning.
.FRI NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.SAT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell.
Showers.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft.



$$

PKZ051-182200-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
746 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell.
.FRI...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.SAT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell.
Showers.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...E wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 6 ft.



$$

PKZ052-182200-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
746 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell. Showers in the
morning.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt becoming SE late. Seas 6 ft.
SW swell. Showers.
.SAT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell.
Showers.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...E wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 6 ft.



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