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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 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.

PKZ098-281400-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE EASTERN GULF AND SOUTHERN
YUKON THROUGH SAT NIGHT AND PERSIST THROUGH MON. OUTLOOK. A GALE
FORCE FRONT WILL SLOWLY DRIFT INTO THE CENTRAL GULF FROM THE
WEST ON MON THEN WEAKEN AS IT PROGRESSES EAST.

$$

PKZ011-281400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ012-281400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ013-281400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ021-281400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. HIGHEST WINDS WEST OF POINT ADOLPHUS.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ022-281400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO NE 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ031-281400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ032-281400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ033-281400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT LATE.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ034-281400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO
40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ035-281400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 FT. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT LATE.
.SUN...E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ036-281400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN THE EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
5 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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