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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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.

PKZ098-010100-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK LOW IN THE NORTHERN GULF WILL MOVE E ALONG THE NORTHERN
GULF COAST TO BE NEAR CAPE FAIRWEATHER BY MIDDAY TUE. IT WILL
THEN WEAKEN TO A TROUGH AND CONTINUE MOVING SE ACROSS THE REST
OF THE PANHANDLE THROUGH TUE NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN
THE SOUTHERN YUKON TUE NIGHT INTO WED.

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PKZ011-010100-
GLACIER BAY-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ012-010100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
50 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-010100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ021-010100-
ICY STRAIT-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-010100-
CROSS SOUND-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT LATE. W
SWELL.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ031-010100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ032-010100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG
LATE.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ033-010100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT
9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ034-010100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG
LATE.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ035-010100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-010100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
919 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG LATE.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE GALE INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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