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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 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.

PKZ098-241700-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A storm force low will move E through the northern  gulf Sat,
then SE across the southern panhandle Sat night and Sun
morning.

$$

PKZ011-241700-
Glacier Bay-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray late.
.SUN...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

PKZ012-241700-
Northern Lynn Canal-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt diminishing to 20 kt late. Seas 7 ft
subsiding to 5 ft. Freezing spray late.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 25 kt increasing to gale to 35 kt late.
Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray late.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...Light winds becoming N 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less then
3 ft.



$$

PKZ013-241700-
Southern Lynn Canal-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

...GALE WARNING THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt late. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt late. Seas
5 ft. Snow showers in the evening.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...Light winds becoming N 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...Light winds becoming N 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

PKZ021-241700-
Icy Strait-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt becoming E late. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow showers in the
evening.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

PKZ022-241700-
Cross Sound-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft subsiding late.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas building to 8 ft in the morning. S
swell. Snow. Rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 30 kt becoming N 10 kt late. Seas 11 ft.
Snow showers in the evening.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft. S swell.
.SUN NIGHT...Light winds. Seas 9 ft. S swell.
.MON...E wind 10 kt becoming W. Seas 11 ft.
.TUE...E wind 10 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.WED...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 11 ft.



$$

PKZ031-241700-
Stephens Passage-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt diminishing late. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow showers in the
evening.
.SUN...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

PKZ032-241700-
Northern Chatham Strait-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt N of Tenakee Inlet and N wind 20
kt southward. Winds diminishing late. Seas 6 ft north half and 4
ft in the south half. Patchy freezing fog.
.SAT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 20 kt becoming N late. Seas 5 ft. Snow
showers in the evening.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...N wind 10 kt becoming S. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...Light winds becoming N 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

PKZ033-241700-
Southern Chatham Strait-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 11 ft near
ocean entrances.
.SAT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 10 ft near ocean
entrances. Snow in the morning, then rain and snow in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...S gale to 35 kt. Seas 7 ft, except 16 ft near
ocean entrances. Rain and snow showers in the evening, then snow
showers and rain showers late.
.SUN...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 14 ft near ocean
entrances.
.SUN NIGHT...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less, except 10 ft near
ocean entrances.
.MON...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

PKZ034-241700-
Frederick Sound-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt becoming E late. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 25 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Seas
5 ft. Snow. Rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers in the
evening. Snow showers.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

PKZ035-241700-
Sumner Strait-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt becoming NE late. Seas 3 ft,
except 8 ft near ocean entrances. Patchy fog.
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances. Snow. Rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft, except 12 ft near
ocean entrances. Rain and snow showers in the evening, then rain
showers late.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 11 ft near
ocean entrances.
.SUN NIGHT...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less, except 7 ft near
ocean entrances.
.MON...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

PKZ036-241700-
Clarence Strait-
927 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 7 ft near
ocean entrances. Patchy fog.
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow in the morning, then
rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt becoming NW late. Seas 5 ft,
except 9 ft near ocean entrances. Rain and snow showers.
.SUN...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 9 ft near
ocean entrances.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 6 ft
near ocean entrances.
.MON...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.



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