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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 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.

PKZ098-251415-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A SERIES OF LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS WILL MOVE NORTHEAST FROM THE
NORTHEASTERN PACIFIC ACROSS HAIDA GWAII SATURDAY NIGHT...AND
AGAIN  SUNDAY NIGHT. SMALL CRAFT EAST SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL
OCCUR OVER THE SOUTHEASTERN GULF AND SOUTHERN INSIDE CHANNELS
WITH BOTH OF THESE LOWS.

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PKZ011-251415-
GLACIER BAY-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ012-251415-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE LATE EVENING.
SEAS TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ013-251415-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE LATE EVENING.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ021-251415-
ICY STRAIT-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ022-251415-
CROSS SOUND-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SW SWELL EARLY IN THE
EVENING. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ031-251415-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT LATE. GUSTS TO
35 KT THIS EVENING. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ032-251415-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ033-251415-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ034-251415-
FREDERICK SOUND-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ035-251415-
SUMNER STRAIT-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 20 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ036-251415-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
600 PM AKDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING E 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING. GUSTS TO 40 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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