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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 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.

PKZ098-250045-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAKENING LOW WILL STALL ABOUT 150NM W OF HAIDA GWAII THU
NIGHT. A WEAK BROAD TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL EXTEND NW AND SE
FROM THE LOW OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA AND NE PACIFIC THROUGH FRI.


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PKZ011-250045-
GLACIER BAY-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON AND TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

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



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SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON AND TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ021-250045-
ICY STRAIT-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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CROSS SOUND-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS
LATE.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON AND TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ032-250045-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON AND TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ033-250045-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT LATE.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
6 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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PKZ034-250045-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON AND TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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SUMNER STRAIT-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON AND TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ036-250045-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1044 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4
FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
8 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON AND TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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