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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

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.

PKZ099-230100-
400 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW IN THE CENTRAL GULF WILL MOVE S INTO THE NE
PACIFIC BY THU. AN ATTACHED TROUGH ACROSS THE CENTRAL PANHANDLE
WILL MOVE NW TO CAPE SUCKLING BY WED NIGHT. A NEW WEAKER LOW
WILL DEVELOP SW OF HAIDA GWAII WED AFTERNOON AND MOVE N INTO THE
SE GULF BY LATE WED NIGHT.

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PKZ041-230100-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 21 FT SUBSIDING TO 12 FT. SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. W SWELL IN THE EVENING. RAIN IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT. SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ042-230100-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
400 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 18 FT SUBSIDING TO 12 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE LATE EVENING.
SEAS 11 FT. W SWELL. RAIN LATE.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ043-230100-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
400 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 50 KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND IN THE MORNING. SEAS 16 FT SUBSIDING
TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
12 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT LATE.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.
SW SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ051-230100-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
400 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
16 FT SUBSIDING TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO
7 FT LATE. SW SWELL IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT.
SW SWELL IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ052-230100-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
400 AM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 12 FT
SUBSIDING TO 7 FT LATE. S SWELL.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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