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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 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.

PKZ098-150130-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A DEVELOPING GALE FORCE LOW WILL APPROACH THE SOUTHERN OUTER
COAST FROM THE SOUTHWEST THIS MORNING AND MOVE OVER THE SOUTHERN
PANHANDLE THIS AFTERNOON.

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PKZ011-150130-
GLACIER BAY-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN
SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ012-150130-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ013-150130-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ021-150130-
ICY STRAIT-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

UPDATED

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ022-150130-
CROSS SOUND-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

UPDATED

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SE
SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT.
SW SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SW SWELL.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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PKZ031-150130-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

UPDATED

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE AND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ032-150130-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

UPDATED

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ033-150130-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGEST
WINDS SOUTHERN AREA. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL
LATE. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ034-150130-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

UPDATED

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ035-150130-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
S SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ036-150130-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1001 AM AKST SUN FEB 14 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT....BECOMING NW AND DIMINISHING IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING SW 20 KT LATE. STRONGEST WINDS SOUTHERN AREAS. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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