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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 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.

PKZ098-020145-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK LOW DEVELOPING E OF KODIAK WILL MOVE E ACROSS THE GULF
SAT NIGHT...THEN TURN SE AND REACH HAIDA GWAII BY LATE SUN
AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE YUKON SUN INTO SUN
NIGHT. A LOW PRESSURE TROUGH WILL REMAIN ALONG THE OUTER COAST
OF SE ALASKA SUN NIGHT AND MON.

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PKZ011-020145-
GLACIER BAY-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ012-020145-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ013-020145-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ021-020145-
ICY STRAIT-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ022-020145-
CROSS SOUND-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ031-020145-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN
LATE.
.SUN...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. GUSTS TO
45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ032-020145-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN
LATE.
.SUN...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ033-020145-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...GUSTS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. RAIN
LATE.
.SUN...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE AND WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ034-020145-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING E 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES...GUSTS TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ035-020145-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...GUSTS TO
30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ036-020145-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1044 PM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.SUN...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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