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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 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.

PKZ098-261745-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE PERSISTS OVER THE EASTERN GULF THROUGH
SATURDAY. A WEAK WEATHER FRONT IS SLOWLY MOVING  EASTWARD AND
WILL DISSIPATE ACROSS THE NORTHWESTERN PANHANDLE  THROUGH
THURSDAY NIGHT.

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PKZ011-261745-
GLACIER BAY-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-261745-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT.
PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN IN
THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-261745-
ICY STRAIT-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN
IN THE EVENING, THEN LIGHT RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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CROSS SOUND-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL. PERIODS
OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING, THEN LIGHT RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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STEPHENS PASSAGE-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN EARLY
IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-261745-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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FREDERICK SOUND-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SW 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-261745-
SUMNER STRAIT-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-261745-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
538 PM AKDT THU MAY 25 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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