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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 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.

PKZ098-281400-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA
THROUGH THU...THEN PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND.

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PKZ011-281400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-281400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY EARLY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE
EVENING. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ013-281400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-281400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY EARLY TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-281400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SOUTH OF DOUGLAS ISLAND...W WIND 20 KT
DIMINISHING TO 10 KT BY LATE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-281400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-281400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN AND MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-281400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-281400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN AND MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-281400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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