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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
318 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

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.

PKZ099-031830-
318 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A STORM FORCE LOW WILL MOVE ASHORE AROUND LITUYA BAY EARLY THIS
EVENING. MORE LOW PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE NORTHEAST GULF
THROUGH SAT AND MOVE INTO THE SE GULF THROUGH SUN. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD OVER NW CANADA THROUGH SUN.

$$

PKZ041-031830-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
318 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 40 KT. SEAS 33 FT. SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 25 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW
SHOWERS LATE.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 18 FT. W SWELL. RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT. W SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ042-031830-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
318 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...STORM WARNING EARLY THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 33 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 24 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
20 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 15 FT. W SWELL. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT. W SWELL.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ043-031830-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
318 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT. SEAS 27 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND. SEAS
15 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF CROSS SOUND.
SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...E GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ051-031830-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
318 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 18 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ052-031830-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
318 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SW SWELL LATE.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SW SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 12 FT. SW
SWELL.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

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