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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 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.

PKZ098-051400-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHEAST GULF WEDNESDAY
NIGHT. A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN GULF
THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT.

$$

PKZ011-051400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ012-051400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ013-051400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ021-051400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 FT LATE. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ022-051400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ031-051400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 FT LATE. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-051400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 FT LATE. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ033-051400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS TO 3 FT.
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ034-051400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-051400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT THEN DIMINISHING. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING
THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-051400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$




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