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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
National Weather Service Juneau AK
313 PM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ099-241715-
313 PM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A gale force low over the eastern Pacific tracks NE through the
central panhandle Monday evening while weakening. Another strong
low will move NE through Dixon Entrance by Tuesday evening.
Outlook. A high pressure ridge will build over the eastern AK
gulf Wednesday.

$$

PKZ041-241715-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
313 PM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 40 kt, gusts to 60 kt in the early evening,
becoming SE 10 kt late. Seas 18 ft subsiding to 14 ft late. S
swell.
.TUE...E wind 15 kt. Seas 14 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.WED...W wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft. S swell.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.THU...S wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft building to 12 ft.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt becoming W. Seas 14 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ042-241715-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
313 PM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 40 kt diminishing in the early evening,
becoming SE 10 kt late. Gusts to 55 kt early in the evening. Seas
18 ft subsiding to 13 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 12 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...W wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU...S wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft building to 14 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ043-241715-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
313 PM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt becoming W 20 kt in the evening, then
diminishing late. Gusts to 45 kt early in the evening. Seas 12 ft.
Rain in the evening.
.TUE...S wind 10 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 11 ft.
S swell.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU...S wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft building to 15 ft.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.SAT...S wind 10 kt becoming N. Seas 9 ft.

$$

PKZ051-241715-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
313 PM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt becoming W 20 kt in the evening, then
diminishing late. Seas 9 ft. Rain early in the evening.
.TUE...SE wind increasing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft. S
swell.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 20 kt becoming W late. Seas 9 ft. S
swell.
.WED...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft. SW swell. Rain.
.THU...S wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft building to 17 ft.
.FRI...S wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.

$$

PKZ052-241715-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
313 PM AKDT Mon Oct 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt becoming W in the evening, then becoming
S 10 kt late. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...SE wind increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.WED...S wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft. Rain.
.THU...SE gale to 35 kt becoming S 25 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt becoming W 10 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.SAT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$



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