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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 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.

PKZ098-280300-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
LOW PRESSURE W OF HAIDA GWAII WILL MOVE NNW TO THE N CENTRAL
GULF MON. ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE ACROSS DIXON ENTRANCE MON NIGHT.


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PKZ011-280300-
GLACIER BAY-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING, THEN RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE
MORNING, THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-280300-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING, THEN RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SNOW IN THE MORNING.
RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-280300-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING, THEN RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN
RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-280300-
ICY STRAIT-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN
RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ022-280300-
CROSS SOUND-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

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

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN
RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ031-280300-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW IN
THE MORNING, THEN RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ032-280300-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW IN THE MORNING, THEN RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN RAIN LATE.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-280300-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SNOW EARLY IN THE MORNING, THEN RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT
11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING, THEN
RAIN LATE.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ034-280300-
FREDERICK SOUND-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW EARLY IN THE
MORNING, THEN RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING,
THEN RAIN LATE.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ035-280300-
SUMNER STRAIT-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ036-280300-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
405 AM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

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

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 7 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES, SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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