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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 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.

PKZ098-240315-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL WEAKEN AS IT MOVES SLOWLY EASTWARD
TUE NIGHT. A WEAK WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN GULF
ON WED. A SECOND FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE PANHANDLE ON FRI.

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PKZ011-240315-
GLACIER BAY-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN
IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ012-240315-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ013-240315-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LATE.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ021-240315-
ICY STRAIT-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ022-240315-
CROSS SOUND-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ031-240315-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
EXCEPT E WIND 20 KT NEAR BACK SIDE OF DOUGLAS...DIMINISHING LATE.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ032-240315-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ033-240315-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ034-240315-
FREDERICK SOUND-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ035-240315-
SUMNER STRAIT-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ036-240315-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
125 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT EXCEPT N OF ERNEST SOUND NW
WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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