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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 nm

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.

PKZ098-240300-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A deep trough over the gulf will lift out of the area by Wednesday
evening. A ridge of high pressure will then build out of the
eastern gulf and move over the panhandle Thursday.

$$

PKZ011-240300-
Glacier Bay-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain in the
afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ012-240300-
Northern Lynn Canal-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ013-240300-
Southern Lynn Canal-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...SE wind 10 kt becoming N. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ021-240300-
Icy Strait-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt early in the morning becoming light.
Seas 3 ft early in the morning then 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt in the evening becoming light. Seas
2 ft or less.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ022-240300-
Cross Sound-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ031-240300-
Stephens Passage-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...SE wind 15 kt becoming NE. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt becoming SE late. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ032-240300-
Northern Chatham Strait-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ033-240300-
Southern Chatham Strait-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...SE wind 20 kt becoming NE in the afternoon. Seas
4 ft, except 9 ft near ocean entrances. Showers in the morning.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt in the evening becoming light. Seas
2 ft or less. Near ocean entrances, seas 5 ft.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 6 ft
near ocean entrances. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ034-240300-
Frederick Sound-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.TODAY...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers early in the
morning.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ035-240300-
Sumner Strait-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Showers.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ036-240300-
Clarence Strait-
401 AM AKDT Wed Aug 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
Showers.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 6 ft near
ocean entrances.
.THU...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$



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