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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ098-270400-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER NORTHERN BC WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT SOUTHEAST
THROUGH SUN. A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
NORTHERN GULF COAST SUN AFTERNOON AND MOVE SOUTHEAST THROUGH SUN
NIGHT. A STRONGER LOW WILL DEVELOP IN THE NORTHERN GULF MON
NIGHT INTO TUE.

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PKZ011-270400-
GLACIER BAY-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 10 MPH. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS
THEN 3 FT LATE.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ012-270400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ013-270400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
SPRINKLES IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ021-270400-
ICY STRAIT-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ022-270400-
CROSS SOUND-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6
FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ031-270400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
SPRINKLES IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SPRINKLES IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ032-270400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. SPRINKLES IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ033-270400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES, SEAS 7 FT. SPRINKLES
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ034-270400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
SPRINKLES IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
SPRINKLES AND FLURRIES IN THE EVENING.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ035-270400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. SPRINKLES IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
FLURRIES IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ036-270400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
329 AM AKST SUN FEB 26 2017

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SPRINKLES IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SPRINKLES IN THE EVENING.
FLURRIES.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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