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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 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.

PKZ098-192330-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW WILL ENTER THE SE GULF ON SAT. THE ASSOCIATED
WEATHER FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE LATE FRI NIGHT
AND THEN BEGIN TO MOVE N AGAIN SAT EVENING.

$$

PKZ011-192330-
GLACIER BAY-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-192330-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-192330-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-192330-
ICY STRAIT-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3
FT BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-192330-
CROSS SOUND-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT LATE. RAIN
LATE.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-192330-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT
IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 4
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE AND WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ032-192330-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ033-192330-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4
FT BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 19 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 15 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE AND WED..NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-192330-
FREDERICK SOUND-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3
FT BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-192330-
SUMNER STRAIT-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
19 FT SUBSIDING TO 17 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-192330-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
920 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 5
FT BUILDING TO 7 FT LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON THROUGH WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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