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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 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.

PKZ098-010100-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW WILL FORM OVER THE FAR NORTHERN GULF ON MONDAY AND MOVE
SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF TO HAIDA GWAII BY TUESDAY
MORNING. NORTHERLY WINDS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH MID WEEK.

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PKZ011-010100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-010100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N INCREASING TO WIND 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-010100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-010100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...LIGHTS WINSD BECOMING E 15 IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT. S SWELL IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE EVENING AND INCREASING
TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-010100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7
FT. S SWELL. SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-010100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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