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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 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.

PKZ098-161400-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK WEATHER FRONT WILL DISSIPATE AS IT DRIFTS OVER THE
NORTHERN HALF OF THE PANHANDLE THROUGH MON NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL PERSIST OVER THE GULF THROUGH TUE. OUTLOOK. A STRONG LOW
AND FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE GULF WED NIGHT AND THU.

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PKZ011-161400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-161400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-161400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-161400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-161400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 7 FT.
SW SWELL. PERIODS OF RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
SW SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ031-161400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. HIGHER GUSTS
SOUTH OF DOUGLAS ISLAND IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE OVER SOUTHERN PORTIONS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING OVER SOUTHERN PORTIONS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-161400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE OVER
SOUTHERN PORTIONS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING OVER SOUTHERN PORTIONS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-161400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT WITH A SW SWELL. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES WITH A SW SWELL. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM
OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ034-161400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-161400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES WITH A SW SWELL. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM
OR LESS LATE.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT WITH A SW SWELL.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-161400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON SEP 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU AND FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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