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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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.

PKZ098-070100-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS SE ALASKA THROUGH FRI NIGHT.
THE ASSOCIATED SURFACE LOW IN THE SW GULF WILL MOVE NE AND
DISSIPATE JUST W OF CROSS SOUND SAT.

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PKZ011-070100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-070100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-070100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-070100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND TO 15 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-070100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 FT.
S SWELL. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 10 FT. S SWELL.
SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
SW SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-070100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-070100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING S 20 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE
MORNING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 4 FT BY LATE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS TO 3 FT.

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PKZ033-070100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT IN
THE MORNING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 4 FT BY LATE AFTERNOON. NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 10
FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 9 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-070100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-070100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-070100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 FT IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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