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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ098-210315-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE YUKON THROUGH FRIDAY WITH
INCREASING NORTHERLY AND OUTFLOW WINDS.

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PKZ011-210315-
GLACIER BAY-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY BECOMING HEAVY LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ012-210315-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

UPDATED

...STORM WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WIND 50 KT. GUSTS TO 70 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 50 KT. GUSTS TO 70 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT...HIGHEST
OVER THE FAR SOUTH PART. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS TO 10
FT...HIGHEST OVER THE FAR SOUTH PART. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ013-210315-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...N WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT...EXCEPT 55 KT OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING
TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ021-210315-
ICY STRAIT-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT...HIGHEST OVER THE FAR EAST PART.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ022-210315-
CROSS SOUND-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.



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PKZ031-210315-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 35 KT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT...EXCEPT 65 KT OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS TO 12 FT...HIGHEST OVER THE FAR NORTHWEST
PART. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS TO 10 FT...HIGHEST OVER THE FAR NORTHWEST PART. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ032-210315-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY LATE MORNING. GUSTS
TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS TO 12 FT...HIGHEST OVER THE NORTH HALF.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS TO 10 FT...HIGHEST OVER THE NORTH
HALF.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT. HIGHEST SEAS
OVER THE NORTH HALF IN THE MORNING.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ033-210315-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ034-210315-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT...EXCEPT 65 KT OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ035-210315-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 20 KT. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES,
GUSTS TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES, SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT...EXCEPT 55 KT OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ036-210315-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1133 AM AKST FRI JAN 20 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES, SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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