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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 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.

PKZ098-311400-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF
AND PANHANDLE SAT EVENING AND REMAIN OVER SE AK THROUGH EARLY
SUN MORNING. A DEVELOPING LOW IN THE WESTERN GULF LATE SAT WILL
MOVE E INTO THE EASTERN GULF SUN MORNING.

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PKZ011-311400-
GLACIER BAY-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-311400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ013-311400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-311400-
ICY STRAIT-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-311400-
CROSS SOUND-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ031-311400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO
35 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-311400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT...THEN DIMINISHING LATE.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ033-311400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ034-311400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ035-311400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-311400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
837 PM AKDT SAT AUG 30 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHIFTING NW 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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