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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 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.

PKZ098-051545-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW IN THE EAST CENTRAL GULF WILL TRACK SOUTHEAST TO WEST OF
VANCOUVER ISLAND BY MONDAY MORNING. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL
REMAIN OVER NORTHWEST CANADA.

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PKZ011-051545-
GLACIER BAY-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ012-051545-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...N WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 55 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ013-051545-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.MON...N WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ021-051545-
ICY STRAIT-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LATE.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ022-051545-
CROSS SOUND-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY LATE.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ031-051545-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ032-051545-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ033-051545-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
5 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ034-051545-
FREDERICK SOUND-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ035-051545-
SUMNER STRAIT-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ036-051545-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
310 PM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 2 FT OR LESS NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 3 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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