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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 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.

PKZ098-091630-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE PERSISTS OVER NORTHWEST CANADA INTO EARLY
NEXT WEEK.

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PKZ011-091630-
GLACIER BAY-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS
5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-091630-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT. SEAS 14 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N GALE TO 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N GALE TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ013-091630-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 12 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY LATE.
.FRI...N WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS
14 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT...EXCEPT 60 KT
OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 14 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-091630-
ICY STRAIT-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LATE.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-091630-
CROSS SOUND-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-091630-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT...EXCEPT 60 KT
OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT...EXCEPT 55 KT OUT
OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-091630-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-091630-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-091630-
FREDERICK SOUND-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-091630-
SUMNER STRAIT-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT...EXCEPT 55 KT OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LATE.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-091630-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
314 PM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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