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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

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.

PKZ098-091600-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A 998 MB LOW OFF CAPE SPENCER WILL RAPIDLY DISSIPATE JUST OFF
OCEAN CAPE LATE TONIGHT. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL RAPIDLY
MOVE OVER THE EASTERN GULF TUE MORNING. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE
WILL MOVE OVER THE PANHANDLE FROM THE S TUE NIGHT.

$$

PKZ011-091600-
GLACIER BAY-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT...DIMINISHING LATE. GUSTS
TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.WED...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ012-091600-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 3
FT BUILDING TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN
THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ013-091600-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ021-091600-
ICY STRAIT-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ022-091600-
CROSS SOUND-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 14 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ031-091600-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. GUSTS TO 45 KT.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ032-091600-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE.
GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ033-091600-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
5 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SE SWELL. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SE SWELL. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. SE SWELL. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ034-091600-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ035-091600-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5
FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ036-091600-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1012 PM AKST MON FEB 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE.
SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$



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