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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
357 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ099-050700-
357 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A LOW IN THE NORTHERN GULF WILL TRACK SOUTHEAST TO A LOCATION
WEST OF VANCOUVER ISLAND BY MONDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
CONTINUE TO BUILD OVER NORTHWEST CANADA.

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PKZ041-050700-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
357 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 18
FT SUBSIDING TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL. SNOW SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT. W SWELL. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. W SWELL.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ042-050700-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
357 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 16 FT.
W SWELL. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT LATE. W
SWELL. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ043-050700-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
357 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
50 KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND. SEAS 15 FT. SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND AND
FREEZING SPRAY LATE. SEAS 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT LATE. W SWELL.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND. SEAS 7
FT. W SWELL.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND.
SEAS 6 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ051-050700-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
357 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES
AND FREEZING SPRAY. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ052-050700-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
357 AM AKST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
11 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SW SWELL EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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