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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 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.

PKZ098-200015-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW OVER THE CENTRAL GULF WILL MOVE TO THE NORTHERN
GULF THU NIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS SE
ALASKA THU NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE TOWARDS THE OUTER COAST
FROM THE SOUTH FRI NIGHT INTO SAT.

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PKZ011-200015-
GLACIER BAY-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ012-200015-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS BUILDING TO
8 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ013-200015-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING
TO 25 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT BY LATE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ021-200015-
ICY STRAIT-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT BY LATE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ022-200015-
CROSS SOUND-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT BUILDING
TO 12 FT LATE. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS
15 FT SUBSIDING TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 8 FT.
RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ031-200015-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING
TO 8 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT BY LATE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ032-200015-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING
TO 8 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT BY LATE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ033-200015-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 35 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT. NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT...
EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ034-200015-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
7 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ035-200015-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ036-200015-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1008 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT BY LATE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 9 FT
BUILDING TO 11 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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