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

PKZ098-290100-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A DEVELOPING LOW WILL TRACK NE TOWARD DIXON ENTRANCE THROUGH MON
AFTERNOON. THE LOW WILL THEN MOVE NORTHWARD ALONG THE PANHANDLE
COAST THROUGH TUE.

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PKZ011-290100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE... LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-290100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-290100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-290100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-290100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ031-290100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED THROUGH FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-290100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-290100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-290100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-290100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-290100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT MON JUL 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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