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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
311 PM AKDT THU APR 27 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.

PKZ099-281715-
311 PM AKDT THU APR 27 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A LOW 50 MILES WEST OF SITKA WILL MOVE INLAND NEAR  CROSS SOUND
THU EVENING BEFORE WEAKENING OVER THE NORTHERN  PANHANDLE THU
NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD N OVER THE PANHANDLE THROUGH
FRIDAY NIGHT.

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PKZ041-281715-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
311 PM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ042-281715-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
311 PM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 14 FT
SUBSIDING TO 10 FT LATE.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL IN THE
EVENING.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ043-281715-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
311 PM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. STRONGEST WINDS
SOUTH OF CROSS SOUND IN THE EVENING. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ051-281715-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
311 PM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ052-281715-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
311 PM AKDT THU APR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT. SW
SWELL IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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