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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

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.

PKZ098-020100-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL APPROACH THE FAR SOUTHEAST GULF
FROM THE SOUTH WHILE A WEAK FRONT STALLS OVER THE SOUTHERN
PANHANDLE SUNDAY NIGHT. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER
NORTHWEST CANADA THROUGH MONDAY.

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PKZ011-020100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ012-020100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

...STORM WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 55 KT. SEAS 15 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 55 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 13 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON...N GALE TO 45 KT DIMINISHING TO GALE TO 40 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.MON NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ013-020100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LATE.
.MON...N GALE TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO GALE TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ021-020100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. HIGHEST WINDS WEST OF POINT ADOLPHUS. SEAS
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING LATE. HIGHEST WINDS WEST OF
POINT ADOLPHUS. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ022-020100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...NE GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NE GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ031-020100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LATE.
.MON...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ032-020100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ033-020100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ034-020100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 70 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ035-020100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON...E GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
STRONGEST WINDS OUR OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 7 FT. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ036-020100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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