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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 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.

PKZ098-281400-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE YUKON AND NORTHERN BC WILL DRIFT SE
THROUGH FRI AND BEGIN TO WEAKEN. STRONG OUTFLOW WINDS WILL
CONTINUE EARLY THU NIGHT AND THEN WEAKEN BY FRI. A NEW FRONTAL
SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN GULF FROM THE WEST ON SAT.

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PKZ011-281400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT OVERNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-281400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING
TO 10 FT LATE.
.FRI...N WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-281400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO
9 FT LATE.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ021-281400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT BECOMING E 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-281400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ031-281400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 65 KT
OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES IN THE EVENING. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-281400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT
SUBSIDING TO 7 FT LATE.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ033-281400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. SNOW.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ034-281400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-281400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ036-281400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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