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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

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.

PKZ098-291400-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A FRONT OVER THE PANHANDLE WILL MOVE INTO CANADA THU EVENING. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD NORTH AND PERSIST OVER
THE PANHANDLE THROUGH FRI NIGHT. THEREAFTER...A STORM FORCE
FRONT IS FORECAST TO ENTER THE GULF DURING THE WEEKEND.

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PKZ011-291400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-291400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...S WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT IN
THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ013-291400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-291400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT LATE.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-291400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT.
S SWELL.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ031-291400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-291400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-291400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 9
FT. RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 13 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-291400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-291400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT LATE. SEAS TO 3 FT.
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-291400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT LATE.
.SAT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 FT...EXCEPT
11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 FT...
EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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