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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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.

PKZ098-240015-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAKENING LOW IN THE CENTRAL GULF WILL DISSIPATE NEAR HAIDA
GWAII SAT AFTERNOON. A NARROW RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE
EASTERN GULF WILL WEAKEN ALONG THE PANHANDLE COAST FRI NIGHT BUT
RETURN TO THE CENTRAL GULF SAT. OUTLOOK. A FRONT WILL MOVE INTO
THE EASTERN GULF SUN.

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PKZ011-240015-
GLACIER BAY-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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



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PKZ012-240015-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON AND TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ013-240015-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON THROUGH WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ021-240015-
ICY STRAIT-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ022-240015-
CROSS SOUND-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ031-240015-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.MON THROUGH WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ032-240015-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE AND WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ033-240015-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.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 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ034-240015-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ035-240015-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ036-240015-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1005 PM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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