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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 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.

PKZ098-271415-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE IN NORTHERN BRITISH COLUMBIA WILL
EXTEND OVER THE PANHANDLE TONIGHT AND LINGER THROUGH SATURDAY.

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PKZ011-271415-
GLACIER BAY-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-271415-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 20 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-271415-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING 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 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-271415-
ICY STRAIT-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-271415-
CROSS SOUND-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ031-271415-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-271415-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

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

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PKZ033-271415-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-271415-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING E. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-271415-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING E 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-271415-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1015 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

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

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