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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 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.

PKZ098-240100-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE CENTRAL AND MOST OF THE
EASTERN GULF THROUGH WED NIGHT. A WEAK LOW WILL MOVE W INTO THE
FAR NE GULF WED. A TROUGH WILL DEVELOP NW INTO THE CENTRAL
PANHANDLE WED NIGHT AND THU.

$$

PKZ011-240100-
GLACIER BAY-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ012-240100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ013-240100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THU THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ021-240100-
ICY STRAIT-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ022-240100-
CROSS SOUND-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 15 KT IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ031-240100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-240100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ033-240100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ034-240100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-240100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ036-240100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
846 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$








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