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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

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.

PKZ098-100345-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER NORTHWESTERN CANADA
THROUGH SUNDAY.

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PKZ011-100345-
GLACIER BAY-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-100345-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT. SEAS 13 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 13 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N GALE TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ013-100345-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF BERNERS BAY. SEAS 13
FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF BERNERS BAY. SEAS
13 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-100345-
ICY STRAIT-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-100345-
CROSS SOUND-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...E GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-100345-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-100345-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-100345-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-100345-
FREDERICK SOUND-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS
7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-100345-
SUMNER STRAIT-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LATE.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS
6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-100345-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
332 AM AKST Fri Dec 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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