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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
303 PM AKDT SAT APR 29 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.

PKZ099-301715-
303 PM AKDT SAT APR 29 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW OVER HAIDA GWAII WILL RAPIDLY WEAKEN AS IT
MOVES NE INTO BC. A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL BRIEFLY MOVE OVER
THE OUTSIDE WATERS AND PANHANDLE SUN INTO MON. A MODERATE STRENGTH
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE GULF FROM THE W ON MON.

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PKZ041-301715-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
303 PM AKDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN EARLY
IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT BUILDING TO 16 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ042-301715-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
303 PM AKDT SAT APR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT BUILDING TO 17 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ043-301715-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
303 PM AKDT SAT APR 29 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL LATE.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT
BUILDING TO 18 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

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PKZ051-301715-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
303 PM AKDT SAT APR 29 2017

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN LATE.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT
BUILDING TO 18 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

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PKZ052-301715-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
303 PM AKDT SAT APR 29 2017

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN LATE.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT
BUILDING TO 18 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 17 FT.

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