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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
841 PM AKST WED DEC 17 2014

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.

PKZ099-181400-
841 PM AKST WED DEC 17 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A WEAK FRONT IN THE SE GULF WILL GRADUALLY MOVE ONSHORE WED
EVENING. A STORM FORCE LOW AND ASSOCIATED FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL
ENTER THE SOUTHERN GULF ON THU ABSORBING THE WEAK FRONT. THE
STRONG FRONT WILL SPREAD HIGH WINDS AND SEA ACROSS THE GULF AND
SOUTHERN PANHANDLE THU.

$$

PKZ041-181400-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
841 PM AKST WED DEC 17 2014

UPDATED

...STORM WARNING THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
12 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND INCREASING TO 50 KT IN THE MORNING...DIMINISHING TO
40 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT BUILDING TO 22 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 19 FT BUILDING TO 23 FT LATE. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 23 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 23 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ042-181400-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
841 PM AKST WED DEC 17 2014

...STORM WARNING THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 13 FT LATE. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...E WIND 40 KT BECOMING SE 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
DIMINISHING LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT BUILDING TO 22 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 23 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ043-181400-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
841 PM AKST WED DEC 17 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 35 KT LATE. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING
TO 13 FT LATE.
.THU...E WIND INCREASING TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 13 FT
BUILDING TO 21 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E GALE TO 45 KT BECOMING SE GALE TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ051-181400-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
841 PM AKST WED DEC 17 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT
BUILDING TO 13 FT.
.THU...E WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
13 FT BUILDING TO 16 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E GALE TO 40 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 23 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ052-181400-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
841 PM AKST WED DEC 17 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 35 KT LATE. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING
TO 15 FT.
.THU...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E GALE TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO GALE TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 24 FT. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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