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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

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.

PKZ098-270100-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A SURFACE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING OVER THE AK GULF WILL
PERSIST THROUGH WED.

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PKZ011-270100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-270100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

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

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-270100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-270100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-270100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

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

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-270100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-270100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-270100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-270100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-270100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-270100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG
LATE.
.WED...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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