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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 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.

PKZ098-041530-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW IN THE NORTHERN GULF WILL DRIFT SOUTHEAST TOWARD THE
SOUTHEAST GULF THROUGH SUNDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO
BUILD OVER NORTHWEST CANADA.

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PKZ011-041530-
GLACIER BAY-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING N 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



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PKZ012-041530-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6
FT.
.SUN...N WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N GALE TO 45 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N GALE TO 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



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PKZ013-041530-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



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PKZ021-041530-
ICY STRAIT-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING E IN THE LATE EVENING.
SEAS 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LATE.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 6 FT.



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PKZ022-041530-
CROSS SOUND-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT. S SWELL. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY LATE.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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PKZ031-041530-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS
6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



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PKZ032-041530-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



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PKZ033-041530-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 17 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. SNOW SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT...
EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ034-041530-
FREDERICK SOUND-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



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PKZ035-041530-
SUMNER STRAIT-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. SNOW SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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PKZ036-041530-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
718 PM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 4 FT...
EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT...
EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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