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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 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.

PKZ098-230300-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A FRONT WILL REMAIN OVER THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE MON,  THEN SHIFT
E OF THE AREA BY LATE MON NIGHT. A WEAK LOW WILL MOVE  NE INTO
THE SE GULF MON NIGHT, THEN E ACROSS THE SOUTHERN  PANHANDLE
TUE. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE GULF BEHIND THE
LOW.

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PKZ011-230300-
GLACIER BAY-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ012-230300-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT THEN
SUBSIDING.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ013-230300-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

UPDATED

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ021-230300-
ICY STRAIT-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ022-230300-
CROSS SOUND-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

UPDATED

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT. S SWELL. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT. SE
SWELL IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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PKZ031-230300-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

UPDATED

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ032-230300-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ033-230300-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...
SEAS 7 FT. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ034-230300-
FREDERICK SOUND-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ035-230300-
SUMNER STRAIT-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ036-230300-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
940 AM AKDT MON MAY 22 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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