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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 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.

PKZ098-290100-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE EASTERN GULF AND SOUTHERN
YUKON THROUGH SUN AND PERSIST INTO MON. OUTLOOK. A GALE FORCE
FRONT WILL SLOWLY DRIFT INTO THE CENTRAL GULF FROM THE WEST ON
MON WEAKENING AS IT PROGRESSES EAST.

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PKZ011-290100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE AND WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ012-290100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
INCREASING TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE MORNING THEN SUBSIDING.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ013-290100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE AND WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ021-290100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ022-290100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ031-290100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT
IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ032-290100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ033-290100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ034-290100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON IN THE
EASTERN PORTION. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT...STRONGEST OVER THE EASTERN PORTION. SEAS
5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ035-290100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ036-290100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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