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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 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.

PKZ098-241430-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE INLAND TUE EVENING OVER GLACIER BAY. A
1030 MB HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL BUILD IN QUICKLY OVER THE
SOUTHERN OUTER COAST TUE NIGHT AND WED.

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GLACIER BAY-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ012-241430-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ013-241430-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ021-241430-
ICY STRAIT-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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CROSS SOUND-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



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PKZ031-241430-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGH...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ032-241430-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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FREDERICK SOUND-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ035-241430-
SUMNER STRAIT-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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CLARENCE STRAIT-
931 PM AKDT TUE AUG 23 2016

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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