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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

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.

PKZ099-180100-
400 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GULF WILL WEAKEN WED AS A NEW
FRONT MOVES IN FROM THE WEST. A GALE FORCE LOW WILL DEVELOP TO
975 MB OVER THE CENTRAL GULF ON THU WITH THE ASSOCIATED FRONT
MOVING ONTO THE EASTERN GULF COAST EARLY FRI.

$$

PKZ041-180100-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT...THEN
BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT
BUILDING TO 11 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.THU...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ042-180100-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
400 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT...THEN
BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT
BUILDING TO 13 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.THU...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ043-180100-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
400 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6
FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 10 FT
BUILDING TO 15 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.THU...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ051-180100-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
400 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 12 FT BUILDING
TO 16 FT LATE. RAIN.
.THU...E GALE TO 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ052-180100-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
400 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT BUILDING TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$








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