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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 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.

PKZ098-061630-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER NORTHWEST CANADA. A WEAK
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE EAST INTO THE CENTRAL GULF BY
TUESDAY NIGHT.

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PKZ011-061630-
GLACIER BAY-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ012-061630-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. FREEZING SPRAY.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ013-061630-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ021-061630-
ICY STRAIT-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ022-061630-
CROSS SOUND-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LATE.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ031-061630-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N GALE TO 35 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ032-061630-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...N GALE TO 35 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ033-061630-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ034-061630-
FREDERICK SOUND-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ035-061630-
SUMNER STRAIT-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING
TO 6 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ036-061630-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
249 PM AKST MON DEC 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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