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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 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.

PKZ098-280100-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE ALONG THE OUTER PANHANDLE COAST WILL
DISSIPATE THROUGH FRI NIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF EXPANDS
EASTWARD. A DEVELOPING LOW IN THE NORTHERN GULF ON SAT WILL MOVE SE
ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF AND PANHANDLE THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

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PKZ011-280100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-280100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-280100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-280100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-280100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-280100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN AND MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-280100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-280100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-280100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-280100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-280100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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