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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 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.

PKZ098-120100-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
AS A GALE FORCE FRONT EXITS TOWARD THE W THIS MORNING...A GALE
FORCE LOW WILL MOVE N INTO THE CENTRAL GULF LATE TONIGHT.

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PKZ011-120100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING NE 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-120100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING. GUSTS
TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW IN THE
MORNING. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-120100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-120100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-120100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT
BUILDING TO 14 FT. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-120100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-120100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-120100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS MORNING AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT...EXCEPT 14 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5
FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...SE WIND DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4
FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-120100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-120100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 14 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-120100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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