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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 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.

PKZ098-301400-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE PANHANDLE WILL DRIFT TO THE
EAST TONIGHT. A STORM FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL
GULF FRI NIGHT AND LIFT OVER THE PANHANDLE SATURDAY AND STALL
OVER THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE.

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PKZ011-301400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-301400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-301400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-301400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-301400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 8 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS
11 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. S SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ031-301400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-301400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-301400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO
3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-301400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT LATE. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO
3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-301400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 10 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-301400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING
TO 5 FT LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 10
FT.
RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO
3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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