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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 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.

PKZ098-310200-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA WILL GRADUALLY
WEAKEN THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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PKZ011-310200-
GLACIER BAY-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-310200-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-310200-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...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.

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PKZ021-310200-
ICY STRAIT-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-310200-
CROSS SOUND-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-310200-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS...EXCEPT BACKSIDE OF DOUGLAS ISLAND W WINDS
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...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.

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PKZ032-310200-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-310200-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-310200-
FREDERICK SOUND-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-310200-
SUMNER STRAIT-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-310200-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
720 AM AKDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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