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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 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.

PKZ098-051400-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
. A WEATHER FRONT OVER THE EASTERN GULF WILL MOVE OVER THE
PANHANDLE FRIDAY NIGHT BRINGING SOME GUSTY WINDS BEFORE MOVING
INTO CANADA ON SAT. THE ASSOCIATED LOW IN THE NORTHERN GULF WILL
DRIFT TO THE SE AND SLOWLY WEAKEN THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

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PKZ011-051400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-051400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ013-051400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-051400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE LATE EVENING.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-051400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-051400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

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

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PKZ032-051400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-051400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ034-051400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-051400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

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

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PKZ036-051400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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