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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 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.

PKZ098-271515-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE GULF OF AK THROUGH
WED...THEN PERSIST INTO LATE WEEK.

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GLACIER BAY-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-271515-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. STRONGEST WINDS
NEAR TAIYA INLET. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-271515-
ICY STRAIT-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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CROSS SOUND-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT LATE. SW SWELL.
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-271515-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT...GUSTS TO 25 KT W OF DOUGLAS ISLAND.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-271515-
FREDERICK SOUND-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-271515-
SUMNER STRAIT-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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CLARENCE STRAIT-
444 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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