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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 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.

PKZ098-251400-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN GULF
LATE TONIGHT THEN MOVE SE ALONG THE PANHANDLE COAST THROUGH WED
NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD OVER THE GULF THU.

$$

PKZ011-251400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ012-251400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.WED...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ013-251400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ021-251400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NE 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

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CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ031-251400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-251400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ033-251400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-251400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-251400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-251400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$





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