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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 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.

PKZ098-041400-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GULF WILL WEAKEN AND
MOVE E INTO WESTERN CANADA. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
CENTRAL GULF LATE THU NIGHT THEN INTO THE EASTERN GULF FRI.

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PKZ011-041400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS
3 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING THEN SUBSIDING.
.FRI...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-041400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 15 KT EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-041400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-041400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-041400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ031-041400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-041400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-041400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SW SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT SEAS 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCE.

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PKZ034-041400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING SE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-041400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-041400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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