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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

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.

PKZ098-300100-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW IN THE EASTERN GULF WILL WEAKEN SATURDAY THEN REDEVELOP
OFF THE NE GULF COAST THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING. ANOTHER LOW WILL
DEVELOP AND STRENGTHEN AS IT MOVES INLAND NEAR CAPE DECISION
SUNDAY MORNING.

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PKZ011-300100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS
LATE.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-300100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-300100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO TO
3 FT. SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-300100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...EASTERN HALF...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE
AFTERNOON. WESTERN HALF...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING E AND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-300100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-300100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING.
STRONGEST WINDS FROM DOUGLAS ISLAND NORTH. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO
2 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S AND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE. SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-300100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS TO 3 FT.
SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-300100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S AND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-300100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE AND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE. SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-300100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS
BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE. SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-300100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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