Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZAK51 PAJK 281158
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 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.

PKZ098-290100-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF DURING
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...AND THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL PANHANDLE
SATURDAY EVENING.

$$

PKZ011-290100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

$$

PKZ012-290100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-290100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ021-290100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WINDS WEST OF POINT
ADOLPHUS. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ022-290100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS 7
FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 5 FT LATE. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS
LATE.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE AND WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ031-290100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ032-290100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ033-290100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO
6 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
8 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ034-290100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ035-290100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 FT.
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT. RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT...
EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ036-290100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 7 FT BY AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 10 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$








USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.