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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

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.

PKZ098-281400-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A DEVELOPING LOW OVER THE NORTHERN GULF WILL STRENGTHEN AS IT
MOVES SOUTHEASTWARD ALONG THE PANHANDLE COAST THROUGH FRI. THE
ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE NORTHERN PANHANDLE THU
EVENING BEFORE STALLING OVER THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE ON FRI.

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PKZ011-281400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO
3 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-281400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...GALE WARNING THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ013-281400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-281400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-281400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-281400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-281400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-281400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-281400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-281400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-281400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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