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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 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.

PKZ098-240130-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAKENING TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE
WILL DISSIPATE BY LATE FRI NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF
WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN AND MOVE SE THROUGH THE WEEKEND...THEN A WEAK
RIDGE WILL MOVE OVER SE AK THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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GLACIER BAY-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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ICY STRAIT-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG LATE.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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CROSS SOUND-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG LATE.
.SUN...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG LATE.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ033-240130-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ034-240130-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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SUMNER STRAIT-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SAT...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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CLARENCE STRAIT-
1130 PM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. AREAS OF FOG LATE.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
AREAS OF FOG LATE.
.SUN...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG LATE.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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