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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
432 AM AKDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEAS FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ099-300645-
432 AM AKDT WED MAR 29 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A LOW OVER THE CENTRAL GULF WILL MOVE N TOWARD PRINCE WILLIAM
SOUND TUESDAY NIGHT. FRONTAL TROUGHS WILL PASS OVER THE
PANHANDLE THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
OVER THE EASTERN GULF WEDNESDAY NIGHT. OUTLOOK. A GALE FORCE
FRONT WILL MOVE NE ACROSS THE GULF THURSDAY.

$$

PKZ041-300645-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
432 AM AKDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT. W
SWELL.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. W SWELL.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

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PKZ042-300645-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
432 AM AKDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SW SWELL.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 10 FT. W SWELL.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

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PKZ043-300645-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
432 AM AKDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND.
SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ051-300645-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
432 AM AKDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.

$$

PKZ052-300645-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
432 AM AKDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS 10
FT. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 8 FT. S SWELL.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO
12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN WITH SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE GALE TO 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SE GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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