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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 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.

PKZ098-230400-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A weather front over the far SE gulf and southern southeast AK
will continue to move north, stalling over the central Panhandle
this afternoon. The front will weaken there tonight.
Outlook...another weather front will move E into the gulf
Thursday.

$$

PKZ011-230400-
Glacier Bay-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TODAY...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow.
.FRI...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ012-230400-
Northern Lynn Canal-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray in the morning.
Snow in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow.
.FRI...N gale to 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...N gale to 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...N gale to 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ013-230400-
Southern Lynn Canal-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt late. Seas 6 ft.
Snow in the evening.
.THU...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Gusts to 35 kt out of Berners Bay.
Seas 5 ft. Snow and rain.
.FRI...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ021-230400-
Icy Strait-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow in the morning, then
rain in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain and snow.
.FRI...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ022-230400-
Cross Sound-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow and rain in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt becoming W 10 kt late. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...Light winds becoming E 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
4 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.FRI...E wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.SAT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ031-230400-
Stephens Passage-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the morning. Seas 4 ft.
Snow. Rain in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow in the evening. Rain.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow and rain.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain
and snow.
.FRI...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ032-230400-
Northern Chatham Strait-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow. Rain in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain in the evening.
.THU...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain
and snow.
.FRI...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ033-230400-
Southern Chatham Strait-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain and snow.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft, except
8 ft near ocean entrances. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ034-230400-
Frederick Sound-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Gusts to 40 kt out of interior passes.
Seas 4 ft. Snow in the morning. Rain in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain in the evening.
.THU...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt out of interior
passes. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt becoming NE. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ035-230400-
Sumner Strait-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TODAY...E wind 20 kt diminishing in the afternoon. Gusts to 35
kt in the morning. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt becoming W late. Seas 3 ft. Rain in the
evening.
.THU...W wind 10 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
Rain.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.FRI...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ036-230400-
Clarence Strait-
339 AM AKST Wed Nov 22 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 20 kt becoming SE 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4
ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt becoming SW late. Seas 3 ft, except 6
ft near ocean entrances. Rain.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt out of interior
passes. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$



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