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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 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.

PKZ098-080100-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAKENING GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE NORTH INTO THE CENTRAL
GULF COAST SUNDAY. A STALLED WEATHER FRONT EXTENDING SOUTHWEST
FROM THE HAIDA GWAII REGION WILL MOVE WEST ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
AND CENTRAL PANHANDLE BY EARLY MONDAY.

$$

PKZ011-080100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND
SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW LATE.
.MON...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ012-080100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ013-080100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ021-080100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ022-080100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT BECOMING E 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11
FT BUILDING TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 14 FT
BUILDING TO 16 FT LATE. SE SWELL. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 12 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ031-080100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ032-080100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ033-080100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE MORNING. GUSTS TO
50 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 11 FT. S SWELL IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT LATE. SE
SWELL. RAIN LATE.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 16 FT SUBSIDING TO 11 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ034-080100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

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

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ035-080100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT. S SWELL IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO
11 FT LATE. SE SWELL LATE. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ036-080100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 40 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT LATE. RAIN.
.MON...S GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT
11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$




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