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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 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.

PKZ098-251730-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE CENTRAL GULF INTO
FRI. MEANWHILE A WEAK WEATHER FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE YAKUTAT
AREA WEDNESDAY NIGHT BEFORE DISSIPATING ACROSS THE NORTHERN
PANHANDLE THURSDAY NIGHT.

$$

PKZ011-251730-
GLACIER BAY-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ012-251730-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING AND THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-251730-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ021-251730-
ICY STRAIT-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ022-251730-
CROSS SOUND-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING AND THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ031-251730-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ032-251730-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ033-251730-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ034-251730-
FREDERICK SOUND-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SW 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ035-251730-
SUMNER STRAIT-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ036-251730-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
334 PM AKDT WED MAY 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$



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