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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

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.

PKZ098-091600-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A 998 MB LOW OFF CAPE SPENCER WILL RAPIDLY DISSIPATE JUST OFF
OCEAN CAPE LATE TONIGHT. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL RAPIDLY
MOVE OVER THE EASTERN GULF TUE MORNING. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE
WILL MOVE OVER THE PANHANDLE FROM THE S TUE NIGHT.

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PKZ011-091600-
GLACIER BAY-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING LATE. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.WED...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ012-091600-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S AND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN
THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ013-091600-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S AND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ021-091600-
ICY STRAIT-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT LATE. HIGHEST WINDS W
OF POINT ADOLPHUS. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ022-091600-
CROSS SOUND-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT BECOMING SW IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO
16 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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PKZ031-091600-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6
FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ032-091600-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 45
KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ033-091600-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 11 FT BUILDING TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
5 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SE SWELL. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SE SWELL. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. SE SWELL. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ034-091600-
FREDERICK SOUND-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SS WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ035-091600-
SUMNER STRAIT-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5
FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ036-091600-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
618 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 7
FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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