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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
1226 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ099-180230-
1226 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
As a low moves ashore north of Cross Sound, a ridge  of high
pressure builds across the Inner Channels Wed night and
persists through Thu morning. A weak low will develop in the
eastern gulf Thu and move ashore Thus evening. Fri a ridge of
high pressure rebuilds across the Inner Channels while low
pressure develops over the northern gulf.

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PKZ041-180230-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
1226 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft. W swell. Showers late.
.THU...S wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft. SW swell in the
morning. Showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft. Showers late.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell.
.SAT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.



$$

PKZ042-180230-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
1226 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft. SW swell. Showers
late.
.THU...SW wind increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft.
SW swell in the morning. Showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft. Showers.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell.
.SAT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.



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PKZ043-180230-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
1226 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft. SW swell. Showers.
Slight chance of thunderstorms late.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell. Showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell.
Showers.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell.
.SAT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.



$$

PKZ051-180230-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
1226 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft subsiding. SW swell. Showers.
Slight chance of thunderstorms late.
.THU...S wind 15 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Seas
7 ft. SW swell. Showers in the morning. Slight chance of
thunderstorms.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell. Showers
late.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell.
.SAT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.



$$

PKZ052-180230-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
1226 AM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell.
Showers and thunderstorms.
.THU...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell. Showers in
the morning. Slight chance of thunderstorms.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming light.
Seas 6 ft. SW swell. Showers late.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell. Showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell.
.SAT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.



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