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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 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.

PKZ098-280100-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER SOUTHERN SE ALASKA BUT
GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH SAT NIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP SW
OF HAIDA GWAII SAT NIGHT THEN DRIFT NE TO SOUTHERN HAIDA GWAII
SUN. A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL REMAIN OVER NORTHWEST CANADA
THROUGH SUN.

$$

PKZ011-280100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-280100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ013-280100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE MORNING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ021-280100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ022-280100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ031-280100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT
THEN SUBSIDING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-280100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT
THEN SUBSIDING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ033-280100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-280100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-280100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-280100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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