Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZAK51 PAJK 300617 AAA
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

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.

PKZ098-010030-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE EASTERN GULF
THROUGH TUE BUT WILL SLIDE EAST TO THE PANHANDLE WED AS A LOW
ENTERS THE CENTRAL GULF. LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER NW
CANADA BUT WILL WEAKEN WED.

$$

PKZ011-010030-
GLACIER BAY-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



$$

PKZ012-010030-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

UPDATED

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



$$

PKZ013-010030-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



$$

PKZ021-010030-
ICY STRAIT-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT IN THE EVENING THEN SUBSIDING.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



$$

PKZ022-010030-
CROSS SOUND-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



$$

PKZ031-010030-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

UPDATED

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



$$

PKZ032-010030-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



$$

PKZ033-010030-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



$$

PKZ034-010030-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



$$

PKZ035-010030-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



$$

PKZ036-010030-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1017 PM AKDT MON JUN 29 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



$$








USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.