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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 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.

PKZ098-270100-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW IN THE SOUTHERN AK GULF WILL CONTINUE TO TRACK TO THE SOUTH
THU AS THE ASSOCIATED FRONT MOVES SOUTH OF THE PANHANDLE. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE GULF AND SOUTHERN YUKON ON THU THEN
EXPAND EASTWARD FRI.

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PKZ011-270100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 25 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ012-270100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ013-270100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

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

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PKZ021-270100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-270100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-270100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES IN THE EVENING. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ032-270100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-270100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ034-270100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 45 KT
OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ035-270100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-270100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKST THU FEB 26 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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