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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 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.

PKZ098-300100-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA WILL PERSIST
INTO THE WEEKEND.

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PKZ011-300100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ012-300100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ013-300100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...N OF POINT RETREAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. S OF POINT RETREAT...S
WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-300100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING LATE.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-300100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1
NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT LATE. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS
LATE.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-300100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. NEAR THE BACK SIDE OF
DOUGLAS...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. NEAR THE BACK SIDE OF
DOUGLAS...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-300100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

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

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PKZ033-300100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-300100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-300100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-300100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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