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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 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.

PKZ098-201400-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW OVER THE NW GULF WILL WEAKEN THROUGH FRI NIGHT THEN
DISSIPATE SAT. A STRONG LOW WILL MOVE N INTO THE FAR SE GULF
LATE FRI NIGHT...THEN GO INLAND ACROSS THE CENTRAL PANHANDLE
SAT. THE ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS MOST OF THE PANHANDLE
SAT BUT STALL OVER FAR SOUTHERN PANHANDLE BY SAT AFTERNOON.
OUTLOOK. ANOTHER STRONG LOW WILL MOVE N INTO THE GULF SUN.

$$

PKZ011-201400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ012-201400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING AND SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE. SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ013-201400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ021-201400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LATE.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON AND TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ022-201400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT. SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LATE.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SW SWELL. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ031-201400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT LATE. OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES...GUSTS TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. OUT
OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ032-201400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING N 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING
TO 4 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 25 IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ033-201400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT BUILDING
TO 11 FT LATE. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...
SEAS 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 12 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-201400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING
TO 6 FT LATE. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7
FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ035-201400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING E IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT LATE.
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 40 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT
BUILDING TO 8 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 12 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-201400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING
TO 8 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT.
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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