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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 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.

PKZ098-310100-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAKENING LOW IN THE NORTHERN GULF WILL DISSIPATE BY SAT
AFTERNOON AS A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE
EASTERN GULF AND PANHANDLE. THE RIDGE WILL REMAIN OVER SE AK
THROUGH EARLY SUN MORNING. A DEVELOPING LOW IN THE WESTERN GULF
LATE SAT WILL MOVE E INTO THE EASTERN GULF BY MID MORNING SUN.

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PKZ011-310100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-310100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS INCREASING TO S 25 KT BY THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING LATE.
.SUN...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ013-310100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-310100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-310100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ031-310100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON AND TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-310100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-310100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-310100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-310100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON AND TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-310100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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