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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
427 AM AKDT THU MAR 30 2017

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

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEAS FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ099-310630-
427 AM AKDT THU MAR 30 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE GULF AND REACH THE
OUTER COAST BY THURSDAY EVENING. THE FRONT WILL WEAKEN OVER LAND
THROUGH THE DAY FRIDAY.

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PKZ041-310630-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
427 AM AKDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT BECOMING W 20 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING
TO 14 FT.

$$

PKZ042-310630-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
427 AM AKDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
11 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ043-310630-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
427 AM AKDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE MORNING, THEN BECOMING
SE 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 45 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 20 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ051-310630-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
427 AM AKDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 35 KT. OUT OF INTERIOR BAYS AND
PASSES, GUSTS TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ052-310630-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
427 AM AKDT THU MAR 30 2017

...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO
12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW AND RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 16 FT. SNOW IN THE
EVENING. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$


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