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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 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.

PKZ098-060430-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER NORTHWEST CANADA.
MEANWHILE A LOW WILL MOVE EAST INTO THE WESTERN GULF ON MON
NIGHT.

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PKZ011-060430-
GLACIER BAY-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ012-060430-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ013-060430-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ021-060430-
ICY STRAIT-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ022-060430-
CROSS SOUND-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS MORNING AND LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY LATE.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SNOW
SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ031-060430-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING LATE. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ032-060430-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ033-060430-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ034-060430-
FREDERICK SOUND-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. OUT
OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 45 KT
IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ035-060430-
SUMNER STRAIT-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ036-060430-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
355 AM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 3 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 3 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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