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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 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.

PKZ098-280100-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
SOUTHERLY FLOW OVER THE GULF AND PANHANDLE WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT
TO SOUTHEASTERLY FRI AFTERNOON. A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL THEN
MOVE NE INTO THE EASTERN GULF FRI NIGHT AND SAT AS THE
ASSOCIATED LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES FROM THE SOUTHWEST.

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PKZ011-280100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

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

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PKZ012-280100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON AND TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-280100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

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

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PKZ021-280100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-280100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-280100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-280100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

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

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PKZ033-280100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-280100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON AND TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-280100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-280100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE.
.SAT...SE GALE 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN AND MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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