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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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.

PKZ098-281400-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
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.

$$

PKZ011-281400-
GLACIER BAY-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ012-281400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-281400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE MORNING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ021-281400-
ICY STRAIT-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-281400-
CROSS SOUND-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ031-281400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT...STRONGEST NEAR TAKU INLET. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ032-281400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ033-281400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ034-281400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-281400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-281400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
438 PM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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

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