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

PKZ098-231400-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW IN THE CENTRAL GULF OF ALASKA WILL MOVE S INTO THE NE
PACIFIC BY THU. AN ASSOCIATED TROUGH ACROSS THE NORTHERN
PANHANDLE WILL MOVE NW TO CAPE SUCKLING WED NIGHT. A NEW WEAKER
LOW SW OF HAIDA GWAII WILL MOVE N INTO THE SE GULF BY LATE WED
NIGHT.

$$

PKZ011-231400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-231400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT AND MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-231400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-231400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-231400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT LATE.
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-231400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 BECOMING N 20 KT LATE. OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-231400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-231400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT LATE. SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 5 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ034-231400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO
35 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-231400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
8 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 5 FT
LATE. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-231400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5
FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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