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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 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.

PKZ099-210100-
400 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW IN THE EASTERN GULF WILL PUSH N ONSHORE AT
CHICHAGOF ISLAND AROUND MIDDAY SAT ON ITS WAY INTO NW CANADA. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY BUILD OVER THE PANHANDLE
THIS EVENING AS A STORM FORCE LOW APPROACHES THE EASTERN GULF
FROM THE S SAT NIGHT INTO SUN.

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PKZ041-210100-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 45 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 17
FT SUBSIDING TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT LATE. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE GALE TO 35 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
14 FT BUILDING TO 22 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 23 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ042-210100-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
400 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 45 KT BECOMING W IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 15 FT SUBSIDING TO 12 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE GALE TO 40 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 45 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 13 FT BUILDING TO 24 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 30 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ043-210100-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
400 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11
FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. WESTERN PORTION...ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.SUN...E GALE TO 35 KT INCREASING TO STORM FORCE WIND TO 50 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO 21 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S STORM FORCE WIND TO 50 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT
OF CROSS SOUND. SEAS 30 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ051-210100-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
400 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SW SWELL IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E GALE TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E STORM FORCE WIND TO 50 KT. SEAS 29 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ052-210100-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
400 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS TODAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SW SWELL IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL IN THE MORNING. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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