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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 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.

PKZ098-201500-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
An elongated area of low pressure over the northeast gulf will
move ashore Thursday night. A ridge of high pressure will build
over the Panhandle on Friday. Outlook. A strong low will move
into the AK gulf Saturday into Sunday.

$$

PKZ011-201500-
Glacier Bay-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...E wind 20 kt becoming S. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ012-201500-
Northern Lynn Canal-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt diminishing in the evening...then becoming
S 10 kt late. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S wind 10 kt becoming N 20 kt late. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ013-201500-
Southern Lynn Canal-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Showers in the evening.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt becoming N late. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ021-201500-
Icy Strait-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt diminishing in the evening. Seas 3 ft.
Showers in the evening.
.FRI...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt becoming SW. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 25 kt becoming W. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ022-201500-
Cross Sound-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt diminishing in the evening. Seas 8 ft. SW
swell. Showers early in the evening.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell. Showers in the morning.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt becoming E late. Seas 8 ft. SW swell.
.SAT...E wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt becoming W. Seas 6 ft building to 11 ft.
.MON...E wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.TUE...E wind 25 kt becoming W. Seas 14 ft.

$$

PKZ031-201500-
Stephens Passage-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S wind increasing to 15 kt by late evening. Seas
building to 3 ft. Showers.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers in the morning.
.FRI NIGHT...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt late. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt out of interior passes.
Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ032-201500-
Northern Chatham Strait-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming S in the evening. Seas
2 ft or less.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt late. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 25 kt becoming SW. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ033-201500-
Southern Chatham Strait-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Light winds becoming S 15 kt by late evening. Seas
building to 3 ft. Near ocean entrances, seas 9 ft. Showers early
in the evening.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 8 ft near ocean entrances.
.FRI NIGHT...S wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt late. Seas 5 ft,
except 8 ft near ocean entrances. Rain showers late.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 9 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 8 ft near
ocean entrances. Rain.
.SUN...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ034-201500-
Frederick Sound-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...SE wind increasing to 15 kt late. Seas building to
3 ft late. Rain showers.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt becoming W 30 kt late. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN...SE wind 25 kt becoming SW. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ035-201500-
Sumner Strait-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming S 20 kt late. Seas 2 feet
or less building to 4 ft late, except seas 7 ft near ocean
entrances.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 7 ft near ocean entrances.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances.
.SAT...E wind 30 kt. Gusts to 50 kt out of interior passes.
Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN...SE wind 25 kt becoming SW. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 25 kt becoming SW. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ036-201500-
Clarence Strait-
343 PM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain late.
.SAT...SE wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$



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