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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ098-281430-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW PRESSURE AREA OVER THE E-CENTRAL GULF WILL MOVE N AND
DISSIPATE ALONG THE N GULF COAST MON NIGHT. ANOTHER LOW WILL
MOVE NE ACROSS HAIDA GWAII MON NIGHT AND REACH CENTRAL BC TUE.
YET ANOTHER LOW WILL MOVE N INTO THE WESTERN GULF TUE AFTERNOON.

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PKZ011-281430-
GLACIER BAY-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING, THEN RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ012-281430-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
LATE.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ013-281430-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ021-281430-
ICY STRAIT-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 10 KT BY LATE EVENING. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT BY LATE EVENING. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-281430-
CROSS SOUND-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.
S SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ031-281430-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-281430-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT OR LESS LATE. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-281430-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT OR LESS LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES, SEAS 9 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES, SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 7 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ034-281430-
FREDERICK SOUND-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT OR LESS LATE. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-281430-
SUMNER STRAIT-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE...EXCEPT SEAS 6 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-281430-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
316 PM AKDT MON MAR 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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