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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ099-230100-
400 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A FRONTAL TROUGH OVER THE PANHANDLE WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN AND SHIFT
TO THE NORTH THROUGH MONDAY WHILE A BROAD RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
FORMS OVER THE INNER CHANNELS. A STRONG DEVELOPING GALE FORCE
LOW WILL MOVE NORTHEAST AND OVER PRINCE OF WALES ISLAND TUESDAY.

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PKZ041-230100-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 15 FT. SW SWELL.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
15 FT BUILDING TO 21 FT LATE. RAIN.
.TUE...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 24 FT SUBSIDING TO 22 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ042-230100-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
400 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14
FT. SW SWELL.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 45 KT LATE. SEAS 15 FT
BUILDING TO 18 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.TUE...E GALE TO 40 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 19 FT
SUBSIDING TO 17 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED AND THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ043-230100-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
400 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14
FT. SW SWELL.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 35 KT LATE. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ051-230100-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
400 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
11 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SW SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 13 FT
SUBSIDING TO 11 FT LATE. SW SWELL.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU AND FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ052-230100-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
400 AM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT IN THE MORNING.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 12 FT. SW
SWELL.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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