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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 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.

PKZ098-272115-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW WILL MOVE ONSHORE NEAR CAPE FAIRWEATHER TUE NIGHT. A WEAK
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE PANHANDLE WILL EXTEND OVER THE
NE GULF THROUGH WED. OUTLOOK. THE NEXT LOW WILL MOVE INTO THE
CENTRAL GULF THU.

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PKZ011-272115-
GLACIER BAY-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ012-272115-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ013-272115-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.WED...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ021-272115-
ICY STRAIT-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST OF PT. ADOLPHUS...LIGHT WINDS. EAST OF PT.
ADOLPHUS...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT LATE. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ022-272115-
CROSS SOUND-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT DIMINISHING. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ031-272115-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ032-272115-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ033-272115-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3
FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ034-272115-
FREDERICK SOUND-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ035-272115-
SUMNER STRAIT-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ036-272115-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
935 PM AKDT TUE AUG 26 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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