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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
National Weather Service Juneau AK
345 PM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ099-181845-
345 PM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A gale force low will track northward to around Haida Gwaii
through Friday but weaken as it nears Southeast Alaska. High
pressure will persist over NW Canada.

$$

PKZ041-181845-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
345 PM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...GALE WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind 35 kt. Seas 17 ft. Rain early in the evening.
.THU...E wind 30 kt. Seas 19 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft. S swell in the
evening.
.FRI...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft. SW swell.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft. W swell.
.SAT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt becoming NW. Seas 10 ft.
.MON...W wind 15 kt becoming S. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ042-181845-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
345 PM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.THU...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft. S swell.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 12 ft. S swell in the
evening.
.FRI...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft. SW swell.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft. W swell.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON...S wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft.

$$

PKZ043-181845-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
345 PM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.THU...N wind 10 kt. Seas 13 ft. S swell.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 11 ft. S swell.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft. SW swell.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON...E wind 20 kt becoming S. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ051-181845-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
345 PM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft. S swell in the evening.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 11 ft. S swell.
.FRI...W wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft. S swell.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ052-181845-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
345 PM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt becoming NW 20 kt. Seas 10 ft. S swell in
the evening.
.THU...W wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. S swell in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 10 ft. SE swell.
.FRI...W wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft. S swell.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell.
.SAT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$



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