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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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.

PKZ099-280100-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER SOUTHERN SE ALASKA BUT
GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH SAT NIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP SW
OF HAIDA GWAII SAT NIGHT THEN DRIFT NE TO SOUTHERN HAIDA GWAII
SUN. A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL REMAIN OVER NORTHWEST CANADA
THROUGH SUN.

$$

PKZ041-280100-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ042-280100-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT BY LATE MORNING. SEAS
8 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ043-280100-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ051-280100-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ052-280100-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NE 15 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING E 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$





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