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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

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.

PKZ098-291400-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW OVER THE CENTRAL GULF WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN GULF
100 NM SW OF SITKA BY FRI AFTERNOON. A WEATHER FRONT WILL PUSH
NORTHWARD ACROSS THE PANHANDLE THROUGH FRI.

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PKZ011-291400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON AND TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-291400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING N 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN DEVELOPING IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON AND TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-291400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN DEVELOPING IN THE
EVENING.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-291400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON AND TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ031-291400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. HIGHER GUSTS SOUTH
OF DOUGLAS ISLAND. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON AND TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-291400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

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

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PKZ033-291400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT LATE. SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE EVENING AND
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-291400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-291400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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