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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 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.

PKZ098-300100-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE PANHANDLE THROUGH
FRI NIGHT. THEREAFTER...A STORM FORCE FRONT IS FORECAST TO ENTER
THE GULF DURING THE WEEKEND.

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PKZ011-300100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-300100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

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

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PKZ013-300100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-300100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-300100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT.
RAIN LATE.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ031-300100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-300100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-300100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT.
RAIN LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-300100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-300100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-300100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 FT LATE.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 45 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT BUILDING
TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 FT...EXCEPT
11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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