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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

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.

PKZ099-281400-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A DEVELOPING LOW OVER THE NORTHERN GULF WILL STRENGTHEN AS IT
MOVES SOUTHEASTWARD ALONG THE PANHANDLE COAST THROUGH FRI. THE
ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE NORTHERN PANHANDLE THU
EVENING BEFORE STALLING OVER THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE ON FRI.

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PKZ041-281400-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 10 FT.
W SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. W SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ042-281400-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 9 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
W SWELL. SHOWERS...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 9 FT.
W SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ043-281400-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
9 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 10 FT.
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT LATE.
W SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ051-281400-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING E 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT
SUBSIDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT LATE.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. W SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ052-281400-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO
10 FT. RAIN WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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