Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46
000
FZAK51 PAJK 250028
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ098-251615-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OVER THE NORTHERN GULF COAST FRIDAY
NIGHT THEN TRACK SE ACROSS THE PANHANDLE THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING WITH AN ABRUPT SHIFT TO NORTH WINDS BEHIND IT.

$$

PKZ011-251615-
GLACIER BAY-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SAT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ012-251615-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ013-251615-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ021-251615-
ICY STRAIT-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ022-251615-
CROSS SOUND-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. S SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ031-251615-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
SNOW AND RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ032-251615-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ033-251615-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SW 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS
BUILDING TO 4 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES, SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW
LATE.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 6
FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 6 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-251615-
FREDERICK SOUND-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS
BUILDING TO 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN LATE.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE MORNING AND INCREASING TO 30
KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES, GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-251615-
SUMNER STRAIT-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SW 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3
FT LATE. RAIN AND SNOW LATE.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 25 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-251615-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
328 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.