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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 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.

PKZ098-280100-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE PANHANDLE WILL EXTEND
OVER THE NE GULF THROUGH WED. THE NEXT LOW WILL MOVE INTO THE
CENTRAL GULF THU.

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PKZ011-280100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.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...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-280100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.THU...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ013-280100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ021-280100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-280100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT
BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-280100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-280100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-280100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ034-280100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-280100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-280100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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