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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

SOUTHEAST ALASKA INSIDE WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO SKAGWAY

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.

PKZ098-260100-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK FRONT OVER THE FAR EASTERN GULF WILL PUSH INTO SE AK THU.
ANOTHER WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN GULF THU
AFTERNOON...THEN ACROSS SE AK THU NIGHT.

$$

PKZ011-260100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-260100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ013-260100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ021-260100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ022-260100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW IN THE MORNING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ031-260100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ032-260100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING S IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ033-260100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT. RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ034-260100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ035-260100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING W IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN AND MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ036-260100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

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

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