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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

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.

PKZ098-111600-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
AS A GALE FORCE LOW MOVES INTO THE WESTERN GULF TONIGHT A
SECONDARY LOW ON A FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE OFFSHORE WATERS
FROM THE S CAUSING GALES OUTSIDE. ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL APPROACH
THE EASTERN GULF CAUSING GALES ON THU NIGHT.

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PKZ011-111600-
GLACIER BAY-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

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



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PKZ012-111600-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ013-111600-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ021-111600-
ICY STRAIT-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ022-111600-
CROSS SOUND-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT LATE. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 11 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN. SW SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN. SW SWELL.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ031-111600-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT LATE SOUTH OF DOUGLAS
ISLAND. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ032-111600-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE...EXCEPT E WIND 25 KT
NEAR ICY STRAIT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ033-111600-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT... EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING N IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT...EXCEPT 14 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. S SWELL. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SE SWELL. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT...EXCEPT 12 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. SE SWELL. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ034-111600-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ035-111600-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. HIGHER GUSTS NEAR THE OCEAN ENTRANCE. SEAS
4 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCE. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 14 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SW SWELL.
RAIN LATE.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN. SW SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN. SW SWELL.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ036-111600-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1016 PM AKST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN LATE.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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