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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 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.

PKZ098-260230-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW AND ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
SOUTHEAST GULF OF ALASKA LATE THIS AFTERNOON THEN MOVE NORTH
ALONG THE COAST AND WEAKEN THROUGH THURSDAY.

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PKZ011-260230-
GLACIER BAY-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-260230-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-260230-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-260230-
ICY STRAIT-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-260230-
CROSS SOUND-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NE 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-260230-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-260230-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-260230-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-260230-
FREDERICK SOUND-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-260230-
SUMNER STRAIT-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING E 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-260230-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
418 AM AKDT TUE APR 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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