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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ098-220330-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE YUKON THROUGH SUN. THIS WILL
CAUSE AREAS OF GALE TO STORM FORCE NORTH AND EAST WINDS.
STRONGEST WINDS AND FREEZING SPRAY OVER NORTHERN INNER CHANNELS.

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PKZ011-220330-
GLACIER BAY-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY IN THE MORNING. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-220330-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 40 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS
11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-220330-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. GUSTS
TO 65 KT DECREASING TO 45 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 12 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 7 FT. SNOW.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ021-220330-
ICY STRAIT-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS TO 8 FT. STRONGEST WINDS WESTERN
HALF. HIGHEST SEAS OVER THE FAR EAST PART.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SNOW.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ022-220330-
CROSS SOUND-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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PKZ031-220330-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN
THE MORNING. SEAS TO 12 FT...HIGHEST OVER THE FAR NORTHWEST PART.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS TO 11 FT...HIGHEST OVER THE FAR NORTHWEST PART. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-220330-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT IN THE
MORNING. HIGHEST SEAS OVER THE NORTH HALF.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS TO 11 FT...HIGHEST OVER THE NORTH
HALF.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-220330-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ034-220330-
FREDERICK SOUND-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ035-220330-
SUMNER STRAIT-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ036-220330-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
345 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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