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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

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.

PKZ098-251745-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A storm force low in the eastern gulf will make landfall S of
Cape Edgecombe Sat evening. This low will then  track SE across
the southern panhandle Saturday night. A new gale force low will
track E across the northern gulf toward Yakutat late Sun night.

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PKZ011-251745-
Glacier Bay-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow in the evening.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Light winds becoming SE 10 kt late. Seas 2 ft or
less. Snow late.
.MON...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow and rain.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow showers and rain
showers.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt becoming N. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



$$

PKZ012-251745-
Northern Lynn Canal-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft.
Freezing spray.
.SUN...N wind 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt becoming SE late. Gusts to 35 kt
late. Seas 3 ft. Snow late.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow with
rain.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...S wind 10 kt becoming N. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.



$$

PKZ013-251745-
Southern Lynn Canal-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N wind 40 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt diminishing in the afternoon. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt becoming SE late. Gusts to 35 kt
late. Seas 4 ft. Snow late.
.MON...SE wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow and
rain.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt becoming N. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.



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PKZ021-251745-
Icy Strait-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt diminishing late. Seas 4 ft. Snow showers
in the evening.
.SUN...N wind 15 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow late.
.MON...W wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow and rain.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



$$

PKZ022-251745-
Cross Sound-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 25 kt becoming E 10 kt late. Seas 11 ft. S
swell in the evening. Snow showers in the evening.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 12 ft. S swell.
.SUN NIGHT...Light winds becoming W 15 kt late. Seas 10 ft. S
swell. Snow late.
.MON...SW gale to 35 kt. Seas 14 ft. Rain and snow.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.TUE...W wind 30 kt diminishing to 15 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.WED...E wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.THU...E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.



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PKZ031-251745-
Stephens Passage-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

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

.TONIGHT...SE wind 30 kt becoming N 20 kt late. Seas 6 ft. Snow
showers in the evening.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 10 kt becoming SE 20 kt late. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow and rain.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt out of interior
passes. Seas 4 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



$$

PKZ032-251745-
Northern Chatham Strait-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 20 kt becoming N late. Seas 4 ft. Snow.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt becoming SE 20 kt late. Gusts to
35 kt late. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow and rain.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.



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PKZ033-251745-
Southern Chatham Strait-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

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

.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt becoming N late. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas
5 ft. Near ocean entrances, seas 12 ft building to 18 ft. Rain
showers in the evening. Snow showers.
.SUN...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 15 ft near ocean
entrances.
.SUN NIGHT...Light winds becoming SW 15 kt late. Seas 2 ft or
less then 3 ft late. Near ocean entrances, seas 11 ft. Snow late.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft, except 11 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain and snow.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 13 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain and snow showers.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



$$

PKZ034-251745-
Frederick Sound-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

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

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt becoming NW late. Seas 5 ft. Snow and
rain in the evening.
.SUN...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 10 kt becoming SE 20 kt late. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow and rain.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



$$

PKZ035-251745-
Sumner Strait-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

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

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 9 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain and snow.
.SUN...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 6 ft near ocean
entrances.
.SUN NIGHT...Light winds becoming SE 10 kt late. Seas 2 ft or
less then 2 ft late. Near ocean entrances, seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain and snow.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain
and snow showers.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt diminishing to 10 kt. Seas 5 ft subsiding
to 2 ft.
.WED...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



$$

PKZ036-251745-
Clarence Strait-
851 PM AKST Sat Feb 24 2018

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

.TONIGHT...S wind increasing to 25 kt late. Seas 5 ft, except 9
ft near ocean entrances. Rain and snow.
.SUN...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 5 ft near
ocean entrances.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain and snow.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



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