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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 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.

PKZ098-250100-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GULF WILL GRADUALLY
WEAKEN AND MOVE SE ON SUN AS A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE MOVES
INTO THE CENTRAL GULF. RIDGING WILL REBUILD OVER THE CENTRAL AND
EASTERN GULF ON MON.

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PKZ011-250100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-250100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-250100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-250100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-250100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ031-250100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-250100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-250100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS 35 KT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ034-250100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-250100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS 35 KT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-250100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG LATE.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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