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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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.

PKZ098-061400-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE PANHANDLE
THROUGH SATURDAY. A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN
GULF ON SATURDAY NIGHT.

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PKZ011-061400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-061400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN WITH SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-061400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

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PKZ021-061400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING
TO 6 FT LATE.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ022-061400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 11 FT.
SW SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE GALE TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ031-061400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ032-061400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ033-061400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT
11 FT NEAR THE OCEAN ENTRANCE. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR THE OCEAN ENTRANCE.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 9 FT.
RAIN LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ034-061400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ035-061400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT
NEAR THE OCEAN ENTRANCE. RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR THE OCEAN ENTRANCE.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-061400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKST FRI FEB 5 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO GALE 35 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 FT. RAIN LATE.
.SUN...SE GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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