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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 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.

PKZ098-201400-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHEAST GULF FRIDAY
NIGHT AND CONTINUE NORTH TOWARDS PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND BY SUNDAY
MORNING.

$$

PKZ011-201400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ012-201400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN AND SNOW LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-201400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ021-201400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ022-201400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 7 FT. SW
SWELL LATE. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ031-201400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 25 KT OVERNIGHT. GUSTS TO 45 KT
OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
RAIN LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON AND TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-201400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. RAIN LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON AND TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ033-201400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE IN THE EVENING. GUSTS TO 40 KT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SEAS 5 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 12 FT
BUILDING TO 18 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 15 FT LATE.
RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 12 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.MON AND TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ034-201400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING. RAIN LATE.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-201400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
8 FT BUILDING TO 18 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 11 FT
LATE. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.MON AND TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-201400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT
BUILDING TO 9 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 12 FT BUILDING
TO 14 FT LATE. RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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