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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 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.

PKZ098-020100-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES TO BUILD IN THE SOUTHERN YUKON AND
NORTHERN PANHANDLE TODAY. A GALE FORCE LOW MOVING INTO THE
CENTRAL GULF BY THU AFTERNOON WILL TRACK INTO THE NE GULF
THROUGH FRI.

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PKZ011-020100-
GLACIER BAY-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-020100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-020100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-020100-
ICY STRAIT-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-020100-
CROSS SOUND-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SW SWELL IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-020100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES
LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-020100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI AND SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-020100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-020100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 45 KT
OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-020100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-020100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
902 AM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI AND SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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