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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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.

PKZ098-011400-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEATHER FRONT LIFTING NORTH OVER THE EASTERN GULF WILL STALL
AND WEAKEN THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
WILL PERSIST OVER THE INTERIOR PANHANDLE.

$$

PKZ011-011400-
GLACIER BAY-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LATE.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ012-011400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-011400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ021-011400-
ICY STRAIT-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ022-011400-
CROSS SOUND-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. PERIODS OF
RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. PERIODS OF RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ031-011400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-011400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ033-011400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4
FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-011400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-011400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.

$$

PKZ036-011400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1011 PM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$



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