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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 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.

PKZ098-301400-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
WEAKENING LOW PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GULF WILL DISSIPATE AS
IT MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL PANHANDLE FRI NIGHT. A WEAK HIGH
PRESSURE RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE EASTERN GULF FRI NIGHT AND
SAT.

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PKZ011-301400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. DRIZZLE LATE.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT. DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-301400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING AND SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.

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PKZ013-301400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.

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PKZ021-301400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
DRIZZLE LATE.
.SAT...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 FT. DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. DRIZZLE.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. DRIZZLE.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-301400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL. DRIZZLE LATE.
.SAT...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. S
SWELL. DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. DRIZZLE.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. DRIZZLE.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. DRIZZLE.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-301400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-301400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-301400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS
3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 5 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-301400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-301400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS
3 FT...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SAT...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-301400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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