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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

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

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.

PKZ098-280245-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW 150 MILES WEST OF PORT ALEXANDER  THIS MORNING
WILL MOVE INLAND NEAR SITKA THIS AFTERNOON AND WEAKEN THROUGH
FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.

$$

PKZ011-280245-
GLACIER BAY-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-280245-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ013-280245-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS
THEN 2 FT LATE. SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-280245-
ICY STRAIT-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-280245-
CROSS SOUND-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5
FT. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SW 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ031-280245-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-280245-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-280245-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5
FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-280245-
FREDERICK SOUND-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE. SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-280245-
SUMNER STRAIT-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 45 KT IN
THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-280245-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
337 AM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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