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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 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.

PKZ098-070100-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE PANHANDLE WILL FAVOR WEAK WINDS OVER THE
GULF AND INNER CHANNELS DURING FRIDAY. OUTLOOK. LOW PRESSURE
WILL USHER IN COLD AIR AND HIGHER WINDS SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.

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PKZ011-070100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-070100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ013-070100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-070100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-070100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ031-070100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-070100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-070100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-070100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-070100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-070100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKST FRI MAR 6 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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