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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 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.

PKZ098-161600-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A DEVELOPING GALE FORCE LOW WILL MOVE INTO THE SE GULF ON
WEDNESDAY AND TRACK NORTH ALONG THE OUTER COAST THROUGH
THURSDAY.

$$

PKZ011-161600-
GLACIER BAY-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ012-161600-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-161600-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ021-161600-
ICY STRAIT-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING E THEN INCREASING TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ022-161600-
CROSS SOUND-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 FT. SW SWELL.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SW SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ031-161600-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.WED...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN LATE.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ032-161600-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ033-161600-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT.
SW SWELL.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SW SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ034-161600-
FREDERICK SOUND-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ035-161600-
SUMNER STRAIT-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ036-161600-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
707 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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