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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
National Weather Service Juneau AK
354 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ099-211800-
354 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A weak high pressure ridge built over the Panhandle today.
Tonight a strong front will move northward and will be located in
the southeast gulf by Saturday morning.

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PKZ041-211800-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
354 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...STORM WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt becoming SE 40 kt late. Seas 13 ft. W
swell in the evening.
.SAT...SE wind 50 kt becoming S 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas
15 ft. Rain in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain.
.SUN...W wind 30 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft. W swell.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 18 ft subsiding to 14 ft.
.WED...W wind 15 kt becoming S. Seas 11 ft.

$$

PKZ042-211800-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
354 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...GALE WARNING LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 35 kt late. Seas 12 ft. W
swell in the evening.
.SAT...E wind 45 kt becoming SE 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas
15 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft. Rain.
.SUN...W wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 17 ft subsiding to 13 ft.
.WED...W wind 15 kt becoming S. Seas 12 ft.

$$

PKZ043-211800-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
354 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft. W swell.
.SAT...E wind 40 kt. Seas 14 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain.
.SUN...W wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt becoming E 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.WED...W wind 15 kt becoming S. Seas 11 ft building to
15 ft.

$$

PKZ051-211800-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
354 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft. SE swell.
.SUN...W wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. S swell.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...SW wind 15 kt becoming SE. Seas 11 ft building to
17 ft.

$$

PKZ052-211800-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
354 PM AKDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt becoming E late. Seas 7 ft. SW swell.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft. SE swell. Rain showers
in the evening.
.SUN...W wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt. Seas 11 ft building
to 19 ft.

$$



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