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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
National Weather Service Juneau AK
402 AM AKST Thu Dec 14 2017

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ099-150715-
402 AM AKST Thu Dec 14 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A gale force front over the eastern gulf will move east across
Southeast Alaska on Thursday. Another weather front  will move
northeast, reaching the eastern gulf by Friday night.

$$

PKZ041-150715-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
402 AM AKST Thu Dec 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 21 ft subsiding to 16 ft in the afternoon. Showers.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft. Showers.
.FRI...W wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI NIGHT...S gale to 35 kt. Seas 13 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.MON...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 17 ft.

$$

PKZ042-150715-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
402 AM AKST Thu Dec 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S wind 35 kt becoming SW 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 19
ft. Showers.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain showers. Slight chance
of thunderstorms late.
.FRI...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft. Scattered rain showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SE gale to 35 kt. Seas 14 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt becoming W. Seas 17 ft.

$$

PKZ043-150715-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
402 AM AKST Thu Dec 14 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE wind 30 kt becoming SW 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
20 ft. Showers. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. SW swell. Showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.FRI...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft. SW swell. Scattered rain
showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SE gale to 40 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 19 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 16 ft.

$$

PKZ051-150715-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
402 AM AKST Thu Dec 14 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TODAY...

.TODAY...SE wind 35 kt becoming SW late morning, then diminishing
to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 20 ft. Showers.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. S swell. Rain showers in
the evening. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Scattered rain
showers late.
.FRI...W wind 20 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 12 ft.
S swell. Scattered rain showers in the morning.
.FRI NIGHT...SE gale to 40 kt. Seas 17 ft. Rain.
.SAT...S wind 30 kt. Seas 20 ft.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 15 ft subsiding to 11 ft.

$$

PKZ052-150715-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
402 AM AKST Thu Dec 14 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TODAY...

.TODAY...E wind 40 kt becoming SW 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 18
ft. Rain showers.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the evening.
Seas 14 ft. S swell. Scattered rain showers.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt becoming SE gale to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 12 ft. Chance of rain.
.FRI NIGHT...E gale to 45 kt. Seas 17 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 21 ft.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt becoming E 15 kt. Seas 18 ft.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 12 ft.

$$



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