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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 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.

PKZ098-242000-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL REMAIN OVER AK GULF THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. A WEAKENING WEATHER FRONT IN THE EASTERN GULF WED
EVENING WILL DISSIPATE LATE WED NIGHT. A STRONGER WEATHER FRONT
MOVING INTO THE EASTERN GULF THU NIGHT WILL MOVE ONSHORE OVER
THE PANHANDLE FRI THEN STALL THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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PKZ011-242000-
GLACIER BAY-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN AND MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ012-242000-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SAT THROUGH MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ013-242000-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF
RAIN.
.THU...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN AND MON...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ021-242000-
ICY STRAIT-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ022-242000-
CROSS SOUND-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
PERIODS OF RAIN.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT THROUGH MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ031-242000-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ032-242000-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
PERIODS OF RAIN.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ033-242000-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ034-242000-
FREDERICK SOUND-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS TO 10 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ035-242000-
SUMNER STRAIT-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ036-242000-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
549 PM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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