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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 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.

PKZ098-211400-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL RAPIDLY DISSIPATE OVER THE NORTHERN
PANHANDLE TONIGHT. A STORM FORCE LOW WILL DEVELOP S OF THE
OFFSHORE WATERS EARLY SUN AND WILL MOVE TO OFF ICY BAY SUN
NIGHT. A SOUTH FETCH WILL PERSIST OVER THE EASTERN GULF ON MON.


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PKZ011-211400-
GLACIER BAY-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO SE 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 7
FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-211400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO GALE 40 KT EARLY IN THE
EVENING. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-211400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE 35 KT EARLY IN THE
EVENING. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-211400-
ICY STRAIT-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT BECOMING E 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
IN THE EVENING...THEN BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E GALE TO 35 KT BECOMING SW 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-211400-
CROSS SOUND-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 8 FT. SW
SWELL. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT BECOMING E 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E GALE TO 45 KT BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 9 FT
BUILDING TO 12 FT LATE. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-211400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-211400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING N 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-211400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT. S SWELL.
RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 11 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ034-211400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-211400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT WITH A SW
SWELL. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE LATE MORNING. SEAS 8 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-211400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1255 AM AKDT SUN SEP 21 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT MAINLY NORTHERN
PORTIONS. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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