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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 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.

PKZ098-051515-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF TUE EVENING
WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT E OVER THE PANHANDLE WED EVENING THEN
WEAKEN AND MOVE SE THROUGH THU AS A LOW S OF KODIAK TUE NIGHT
MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN GULF. THE ASSOCIATED WEATHER
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN GULF ON WED EVENING AND MOVE
ONSHORE OVER THE PANHANDLE BY THU.

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PKZ011-051515-
GLACIER BAY-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING OVERNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT THEN
SUBSIDING OVERNIGHT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ012-051515-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ013-051515-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ021-051515-
ICY STRAIT-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN LATE.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ022-051515-
CROSS SOUND-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ031-051515-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ032-051515-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ033-051515-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ034-051515-
FREDERICK SOUND-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ035-051515-
SUMNER STRAIT-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ036-051515-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
800 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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