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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 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.

PKZ098-290100-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW PUSHES INTO THE CENTRAL GULF BY THU AND SLOWLY MOVES
EASTWARD...ELONGATING ALONG THE PANHANDLE THU NIGHT. THE LOW
WEAKENS AND SLOWLY MOVES SOUTHEASTWARD FRI.

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PKZ011-290100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN AND MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-290100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT THROUGH MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ013-290100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN AND MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-290100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-290100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-290100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN AND MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-290100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN AND MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-290100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN
IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-290100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-290100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING E 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT THROUGH MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-290100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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