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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
National Weather Service Juneau AK
312 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ099-211715-
312 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A high pressure ridge over the panhandle will slowly weaken
through Friday as an upper level low moves across the southern
gulf. A frontal band moves into the southern gulf then southern
panhandle on Friday. The front will track northward over the
panhandle Saturday as the low moves into the southeast gulf.

$$

PKZ041-211715-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
312 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind increasing to 20 kt in the evening. Seas
building to 8 ft late.
.FRI...SE wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.SAT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. S swell.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt becoming W. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ042-211715-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
312 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind increasing to 20 kt in the evening. Seas
building to 8 ft late.
.FRI...SE wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain
in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.SAT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. S swell.
.SUN...SE wind 10 kt becoming W. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ043-211715-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
312 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind increasing to 20 kt in the evening. Seas
building to 8 ft late.
.FRI...E wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain late.
.SAT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. S swell.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 10 kt becoming W. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...W wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ051-211715-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
312 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind increasing to 20 kt in the evening. Seas
building to 8 ft late. S swell.
.FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. S swell.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. S swell.
.SAT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft. SE swell.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...Light winds becoming W 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ052-211715-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
312 PM AKDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. S swell.
.FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. SE swell.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt becoming NW late. Seas 7 ft.
SE swell.
.SAT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SE swell.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...W wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$


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