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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 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.

PKZ098-300100-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL WEAKEN OVER THE REGION SUNDAY MORNING. A
WEAK LOW WILL THEN MOVE NORTH OVER THE EASTERN GULF SUNDAY
NIGHT...WHILE A SECOND LOW APPROACHES THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE ON
MONDAY.

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PKZ011-300100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-300100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-300100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 15 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. SEAS
3 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-300100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED AND THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-300100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT.
SW SWELL.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ031-300100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-300100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-300100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS. SOUTHERN AREA...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 9 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-300100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-300100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS. WEST OF POINT BAKER...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 9 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-300100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE THROUGH THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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