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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 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.

PKZ098-021915-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
AN INVERTED TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ALONG THE OUTER
COAST OF SE AK THROUGH MON AS HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES TO BUILD
OVER NW CANADA. A WEAKENING WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE NE INTO THE
EASTERN GULF MON NIGHT THEN ONSHORE OVER THE PANHANDLE TUE AND
WED.

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PKZ011-021915-
GLACIER BAY-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ012-021915-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ013-021915-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...

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



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PKZ021-021915-
ICY STRAIT-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ022-021915-
CROSS SOUND-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ031-021915-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ032-021915-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ033-021915-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ034-021915-
FREDERICK SOUND-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES...GUSTS TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ035-021915-
SUMNER STRAIT-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ036-021915-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
413 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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