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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
422 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

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

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEAS FORECASTS REPRESENT THE AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WINDWAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ099-251400-
321 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OVER THE NORTHERN GULF COAST FRIDAY
NIGHT THEN TRACK SE ACROSS THE PANHANDLE THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING WITH AN ABRUPT SHIFT TO NORTH WINDS BEHIND IT.

$$

PKZ041-251400-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
321 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 25 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
10 FT LATE.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 50
KT. SEAS 11 FT BUILDING TO 15 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO
15 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ042-251400-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
321 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT
BUILDING TO 11 FT LATE. RAIN AND SNOW LATE.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
14 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. W SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 16 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ043-251400-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
422 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT
BUILDING TO 12 FT LATE. RAIN AND SNOW LATE.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHER GUSTS OUT
OF CROSS SOUND IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO
17 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 18 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ051-251400-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
321 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 30 KT LATE. NEAR THE
COAST...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT
BUILDING TO 12 FT LATE. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. W SWELL.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ052-251400-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
321 PM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT
BUILDING TO 12 FT LATE. RAIN AND SNOW IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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