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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

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.

PKZ099-260100-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A WEAK FRONT OVER THE FAR EASTERN GULF WILL PUSH INTO SE AK THU.
ANOTHER WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN GULF THU
AFTERNOON...THEN ACROSS SE AK THU NIGHT.

$$

PKZ041-260100-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT. W
SWELL. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT LATE. W SWELL.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. W SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. W SWELL.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ042-260100-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT. W
SWELL. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. W SWELL.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 12 FT. W SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. W SWELL.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ043-260100-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

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

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. W SWELL.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 FT.
W SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. W SWELL.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ051-260100-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHERN HALF...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN HALF...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT. SW
SWELL. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 FT.
SW SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ052-260100-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
400 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHERN HALF...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING W 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN
HALF...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING W 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 13 FT.
SW SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

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