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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 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.

PKZ098-210245-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A low in the northern gulf will weaken and move west of Cape
Suckling today as a ridge builds over the Panhandle. Friday
night a gale force front presses north and arrives in the
southeast gulf by Saturday morning.

$$

PKZ011-210245-
Glacier Bay-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...Light winds becoming SE 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less then
3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers late.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ012-210245-
Northern Lynn Canal-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...S wind increasing to 20 kt in the morning. Seas 4 ft.
Showers in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers in the evening.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ013-210245-
Southern Lynn Canal-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Gusts to 35 kt late. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ021-210245-
Icy Strait-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN...SE wind 25 kt becoming SW. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ022-210245-
Cross Sound-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

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

.TODAY...W wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft. S swell. Showers in the
morning.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming E late. Seas 8 ft. S swell.
.SAT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt becoming SW. Seas 12 ft or less.
.MON...E wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ031-210245-
Stephens Passage-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers in the
morning.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ032-210245-
Northern Chatham Strait-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.TODAY...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Gusts to 35 kt late. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ033-210245-
Southern Chatham Strait-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 9 ft near ocean
entrances.
.TONIGHT...SE wind increasing to 25 kt late. Gusts to 40 kt late.
Seas 5 ft, except 8 ft near ocean entrances.
.SAT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft, except 9 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft,
except 12 ft near ocean entrances. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt becoming SE 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ034-210245-
Frederick Sound-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind increasing to 25 kt late. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ035-210245-
Sumner Strait-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas
4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt late. Gusts to 40 kt
late. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ036-210245-
Clarence Strait-
817 AM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S wind increasing to 20 kt in the morning. Seas 4 ft,
except 6 ft near ocean entrances.
.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt becoming SE 30 kt late. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE gale to 35 kt. Seas 7 ft building to 12 ft or less.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft subsiding to 4 ft.

$$



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