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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 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.

PKZ098-010100-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEATHER FRONT LIFTING NORTH OVER THE EASTERN GULF WILL BEGIN
TO STALL AND WEAKEN THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE INTERIOR PANHANDLE.

$$

PKZ011-010100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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

$$

PKZ012-010100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ013-010100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ021-010100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ022-010100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ031-010100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ032-010100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ033-010100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-010100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-010100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-010100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$





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