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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

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.

PKZ099-051400-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHEAST GULF WEDNESDAY
NIGHT. A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN GULF
THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

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PKZ041-051400-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ042-051400-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9
FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ043-051400-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT.
RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10
FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. SW SWELL. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ051-051400-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. S SWELL
LATE. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. S SWELL. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. S SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ052-051400-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

...GALE WARNING THIS EVENING AND THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
S 15 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
11 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE GALE TO 45 KT BECOMING S GALE TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 14 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. S SWELL. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. S SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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