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

PKZ098-301400-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA WILL GRADUALLY
WEAKEN THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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PKZ011-301400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS AT TIMES.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-301400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON AND TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-301400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-301400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.SAT...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-301400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-301400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-301400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-301400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-301400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-301400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1
NM OR LESS LATE.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM
OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-301400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF
FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS LATE.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM
OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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