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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

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.

PKZ098-190015-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW WILL MOVE NE TO THE CENTRAL GULF THU...THEN
REACH THE NW GULF THU NIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF AND SE ALASKA THU AND THU NIGHT.

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PKZ011-190015-
GLACIER BAY-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ012-190015-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO
2 FT OR LESS LATE.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ013-190015-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.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.



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PKZ021-190015-
ICY STRAIT-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ022-190015-
CROSS SOUND-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.THU...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 9 FT
BUILDING TO 13 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ031-190015-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ032-190015-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 15 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
3 FT. RAIN LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ033-190015-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 25 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING S 25 KT BY LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ034-190015-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ035-190015-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ036-190015-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1004 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

...GALE WARNING THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN LATE
.THU...SE WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT BY LATE MORNING. SEAS BUILDING
TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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