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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
National Weather Service Juneau AK
314 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 2017

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ099-171715-
314 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A 996 MB low off Cape Saint Elias will slowly weaken through
Tue. A strong gale force front will approach the offshore waters
from the SW on Tue afternoon, then will move to just off the
outer coast on Wed.

$$

PKZ041-171715-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
314 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft. Showers and isolated
thunderstorms.
.TUE...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft. Showers and isolated
thunderstorms in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt increasing to gale to 40 kt late.
Seas 12 ft building to 16 ft late. Rain.
.WED...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 16 ft. SW swell. Rain.
.THU...W wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt becoming SE. Seas 12 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 30 kt becoming SW. Seas 15 ft.

$$

PKZ042-171715-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
314 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 2017


.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Showers and isolated
thunderstorms.
.TUE...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell. Showers in the
morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt increasing to gale to 40 kt late.
Seas 12 ft building to 16 ft late. Rain.
.WED...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 14 ft. SW swell. Rain.
.THU...N wind 15 kt becoming W. Seas 13 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt becoming SE. Seas 11 ft.
.SAT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft.

$$

PKZ043-171715-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
314 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 2017


.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Showers. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
7 ft. Showers.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt increasing to gale to 40 kt late.
Seas 10 ft building to 16 ft late. Rain.
.WED...SE gale to 35 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft. SW swell.
.THU...E wind 15 kt becoming SW. Seas 12 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt becoming SE. Seas 10 ft.
.SAT...E gale to 35 kt becoming S 20 kt. Seas 14 ft.

$$

PKZ051-171715-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
314 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell. Showers. Isolated
thunderstorms.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 7 ft.
Showers.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.WED...E gale to 35 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 12 ft. SW swell.
.THU...E wind 10 kt becoming S. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.

$$

PKZ052-171715-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
314 PM AKDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable winds 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell. Showers.
Isolated thunderstorms in the evening.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas 7 ft.
SW swell. Showers.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...E wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt. Seas 13 ft.

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