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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 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.

PKZ098-240100-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN AND MOVE SE
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE
CENTRAL GULF FROM THE WEST ON SUN.

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PKZ011-240100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ012-240100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE
MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-240100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2
FT BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ021-240100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ022-240100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
LATE.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
AREAS OF FOG.
.MON...NW WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE AFTERNOON...THEN
DIMINISHING OVERNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ031-240100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ032-240100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ033-240100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ034-240100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ035-240100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ036-240100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. AREAS OF FOG LATE.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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