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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 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.

PKZ098-281400-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA
THROUGH THU...THEN PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND.

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PKZ011-281400-
GLACIER BAY-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-281400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
DIMINISHING LATE.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-281400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN
DIMINISHING LATE.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-281400-
ICY STRAIT-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN DIMINISHING LATE.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-281400-
CROSS SOUND-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ031-281400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ032-281400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN
DIMINISHING LATE.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ033-281400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN AND MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-281400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-281400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN AND MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-281400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1034 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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