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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 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.

PKZ098-200230-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A low offshore of Prince of Wales Island will move through Dixon
Entrance today on its way to southern Clarence Strait late this
afternoon. Meanwhile an elongated area of low pressure over the
northeast gulf will move ashore Thu night. A ridge of high
pressure will build over the Panhandle on Friday.

$$

PKZ011-200230-
Glacier Bay-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Light winds becoming SE 10 kt late. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ012-200230-
Northern Lynn Canal-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

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

.TODAY...N wind 25 kt diminishing in the afternoon. Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ013-200230-
Southern Lynn Canal-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers late.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ021-200230-
Icy Strait-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain showers late.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt becoming SW. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ022-200230-
Cross Sound-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON AND
LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE wind 20 kt diminishing in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft. S swell.
.FRI...W wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft. S swell. Showers.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. S swell.
.SAT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt becoming W. Seas 6 ft building to 11 ft.
.MON...E wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.

$$

PKZ031-200230-
Stephens Passage-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers late.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ032-200230-
Northern Chatham Strait-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ033-200230-
Southern Chatham Strait-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...N wind 15 kt in the morning becoming light. Seas 3 ft
in the morning then 2 ft or less. Near ocean entrances, seas 11
ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 11 ft near
ocean entrances.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 9 ft near ocean
entrances.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt becoming SE. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ034-200230-
Frederick Sound-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 25 kt becoming SW. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ035-200230-
Sumner Strait-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 7 ft near
ocean entrances.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 5 ft near ocean
entrances.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 25 kt becoming SW. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ036-200230-
Clarence Strait-
353 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...SE wind 15 kt becoming N in the late afternoon. Seas 5
ft, except 8 ft near ocean entrances. Showers in the morning.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 6 ft near ocean
entrances.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$


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