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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

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.

PKZ098-261600-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE YUKON WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT SOUTHEAST
THROUGH SUNDAY. A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ALONG
THE OUTER COAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND MOVE SOUTHEAST.

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PKZ011-261600-
GLACIER BAY-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT LATE.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS THEN 3 FT LATE.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ012-261600-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ013-261600-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ021-261600-
ICY STRAIT-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT LATE.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ022-261600-
CROSS SOUND-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ031-261600-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ032-261600-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ033-261600-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE. NEAR THE OCEAN ENTRANCE...SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES, SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 6 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 6 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SNOW.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ034-261600-
FREDERICK SOUND-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES, GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS THEN 2 FT LATE.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ035-261600-
SUMNER STRAIT-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

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

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PKZ036-261600-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
313 PM AKST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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