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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 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.

PKZ098-311400-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK LOW JUST SOUTH OF THE WESTERN GULF WILL DRIFT EAST
THROUGH SAT NIGHT...THEN DISSIPATE NEAR HAIDA GWAII LATE SUN. A
HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL REMAIN OVER THE GULF THROUGH MON.

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PKZ011-311400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT
SUBSIDING IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS
3 FT IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-311400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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

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PKZ013-311400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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

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PKZ021-311400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT
SUBSIDING IN THE EVENING. DRIZZLE LATE.
.SUN...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 FT. DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. DRIZZLE.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-311400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
DRIZZLE.
.SUN...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. DRIZZLE.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ031-311400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT
SUBSIDING IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-311400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT
SUBSIDING IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-311400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS
3 FT SUBSIDING IN THE EVENING. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-311400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT
SUBSIDING IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SW 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.

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PKZ035-311400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT
SUBSIDING IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-311400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT SAT JUL 30 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING
LATE.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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