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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 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.

PKZ098-212245-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW IN THE CENTRAL GULF WILL MOVE NE INTO THE SE GULF
THROUGH TUE WHILE ITS ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL PUSH INTO THE
SOUTHERN PANHANDLE ON TUE. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDING NW
ACROSS THE PANHANDLE WILL SHIFT E INTO BC LATE MON NIGHT.

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PKZ011-212245-
GLACIER BAY-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-212245-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING LATE. SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ013-212245-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-212245-
ICY STRAIT-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-212245-
CROSS SOUND-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 7 FT
BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT LATE.
RAIN.
.WED...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-212245-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW LATE. GUSTS TO 35 KT
OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 4
FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-212245-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-212245-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 13 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 19 FT SUBSIDING TO 15 FT LATE. SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 15 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.THU AND FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-212245-
FREDERICK SOUND-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-212245-
SUMNER STRAIT-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 12 FT
BUILDING TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
20 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT LATE. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LATE.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-212245-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
836 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE GALE TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO GALE TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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