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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 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.

PKZ098-211445-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE CENTRAL GULF
THROUGH THU AS A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE EXTENDS NW ACROSS THE
SOUTHERN PANHANDLE.

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PKZ011-211445-
GLACIER BAY-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ012-211445-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE MORNING THEN SUBSIDING.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ013-211445-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE EVENING THEN SUBSIDING.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ021-211445-
ICY STRAIT-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ022-211445-
CROSS SOUND-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TODAY...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ031-211445-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ032-211445-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ033-211445-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST
WINDS OVER SOUTHERN HALF. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. STRONGEST WINDS OVER SOUTHERN HALF. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ034-211445-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ035-211445-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ036-211445-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1235 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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