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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

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.

PKZ098-170200-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE GULF AND PANHANDLE ON
MONDAY AND ALLOW COLDER AIR TO MOVE INTO THE FORECAST AREA FROM
THE WEST.

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PKZ011-170200-
GLACIER BAY-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW AND INCREASING TO 35 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ012-170200-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...S WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ013-170200-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ021-170200-
ICY STRAIT-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT LATE. GUSTS TO 50 KT IN
THE EVENING. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE. RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ022-170200-
CROSS SOUND-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. GUSTS TO
50 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 FT.
S SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. S SWELL.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 8 FT.



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PKZ031-170200-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TODAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ032-170200-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT LATE. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE
EVENING.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ033-170200-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT...EXCEPT 17 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4
FT...EXCEPT 14 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ034-170200-
FREDERICK SOUND-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ035-170200-
SUMNER STRAIT-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT...EXCEPT 14 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT
11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ036-170200-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
914 AM AKST MON JAN 16 2017

...STORM WARNING THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 70 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING...SEAS 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4
FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING
TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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