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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ099-311400-
400 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A COMPLEX LOW IN THE NORTHEAST GULF OF ALASKA HAS A TROUGH
EXTENDING TO A LOW OVER NORTHWEST CANADA. THE LOWS AND GENERAL
THOUGH WILL WEAKEN IN PLACE THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. A SMALL
WEAK LOW FROM THE NORTHEAST GULF WILL DRIFT SOUTHEAST TO NEAR
SITKA BY MONDAY MORNING.

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PKZ041-311400-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 14 FT. SHOWERS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON...SW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 14 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 11 FT. W SWELL.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. W SWELL.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ042-311400-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
400 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT.
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 10 FT. W SWELL.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ043-311400-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
400 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING
TO 13 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 13
FT. W SWELL. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. W SWELL. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. W SWELL.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ051-311400-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
400 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING N IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT. W SWELL. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT. W SWELL.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ052-311400-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
400 PM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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