Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZAK51 PAJK 280529 AAA
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

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.

PKZ098-282330-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEATHER FRONT EXTENDING EAST AND WEST ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF
WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTH AND EAST TUESDAY NIGHT...REACHING
THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN OUTER COAST BY EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
THE FRONT WILL MOVE NORTH AND EAST ACROSS SOUTHEAST ALASKA
THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

$$

PKZ011-282330-
GLACIER BAY-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.


$$

PKZ012-282330-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SNOW AND RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



$$

PKZ013-282330-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



$$

PKZ021-282330-
ICY STRAIT-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 6
FT LATE.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.


$$

PKZ022-282330-
CROSS SOUND-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
BUILDING TO 7 FT LATE.
.WED...E WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT. SNOW
IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...E GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



$$

PKZ031-282330-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS TO
35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



$$

PKZ032-282330-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



$$

PKZ033-282330-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE AND INCREASING TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



$$

PKZ034-282330-
FREDERICK SOUND-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. SNOW
IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



$$

PKZ035-282330-
SUMNER STRAIT-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



$$

PKZ036-282330-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
829 PM AKST TUE JAN 27 2015

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



$$








USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.