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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 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.

PKZ098-170100-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK WEATHER FRONT OVER THE NORTHERN HALF OF THE PANHANDLE
WILL DISSIPATE AS IT DRIFTS SE THROUGH TUE. HIGH PRESSURE OVER
THE GULF WILL DRIFT OVER THE PANHANDLE TUE NIGHT AS A WEATHER
SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE W CENTRAL GULF. OUTLOOK. A STRONG LOW AND
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE GULF WED NIGHT AND THU.

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PKZ011-170100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-170100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG
WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-170100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN
THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-170100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-170100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. W SWELL. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. S SWELL. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. S SWELL. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ031-170100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-170100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN AND AREAS OF FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG LATE.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-170100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 4 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES WITH A SW SWELL. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR
LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 4 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES WITH A S SWELL. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM
OR LESS LATE.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ034-170100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-170100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-170100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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