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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

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.

PKZ098-221400-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW IN THE SE GULF WILL MOVE TO THE W CENTRAL GULF
BY WED MORNING. THE SECOND WRAP FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL MOVE N
ACROSS THE PANHANDLE THROUGH EARLY TUE NIGHT. THE LOW WILL
PERSIST IN THE GULF THROUGH THU NIGHT.

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PKZ011-221400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ012-221400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ013-221400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ021-221400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ022-221400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 15
FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 11 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-221400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-221400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-221400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 FT. NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 12 FT BUILDING TO 20 FT. SHOWERS. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
14 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT...
EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ034-221400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ035-221400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
12 FT BUILDING TO 19 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-221400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO S 30 KT LATE SOUTH OF BEHM
CANAL. SEAS 8 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 12 FT BUILDING TO 18
FT IN THE EVENING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 12 FT LATE. SHOWERS. CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT.
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT LATE. SHOWERS
LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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