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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ALASKA...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 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.

PKZ098-311530-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A NORTH PACIFIC LOW WILL PUSH INTO THE LOWER SOUTHEASTERN GULF THIS
MORNING. BY FRI MORNING THE LOW WILL BE LOCATED JUST OFFSHORE FROM SITKA
BEFORE MOVING INLAND BY FRI AFTERNOON.
$$

PKZ011-311530-
GLACIER BAY-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ012-311530-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-311530-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ021-311530-
ICY STRAIT-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ022-311530-
CROSS SOUND-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ031-311530-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-311530-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 4 FT.  RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ033-311530-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-311530-
FREDERICK SOUND-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-311530-
SUMNER STRAIT-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT...HIGHER GUSTS NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-311530-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
826 PM AKDT THU JUL 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6
FT...HIGHEST NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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