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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

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.

PKZ098-020100-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW WILL ENTER THE CENTRAL GULF WED MOVING A RIDGE
OF HIGH PRESSURE CURRENTLY OVER THE EASTERN GULF OVER THE
PANHANDLE. AS THE LOW TRACKS TO THE NORTHEAST WINDS WILL
INCREASE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THU BEFORE THE LOW
MOVES INLAND. OUTLOOK. HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD OVER THE
EASTERN GULF AND PANHANDLE THROUGH FRI.

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PKZ011-020100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN CHANGING TO
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-020100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ013-020100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING LATE SEAS 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-020100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...WEST OF POINT ADOLPHUS...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 FT. EAST OF POINT ADOLPHUS...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN CHANGING TO SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-020100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN CHANGING TO SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-020100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

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

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PKZ032-020100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN CHANGING TO SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-020100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-020100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

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

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PKZ035-020100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-020100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN LATE.
.THU...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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