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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 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.

PKZ098-031400-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE PANHANDLE THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.

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PKZ011-031400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-031400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 5 FT
IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-031400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT IN THE
EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG
LATE.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-031400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
3 FT IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-031400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS
5 FT. S SWELL IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG LATE.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE. SEAS 10 FT.

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PKZ031-031400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
NW 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN
THE EVENING.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-031400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. RAIN EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-031400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT IN
THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ034-031400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT LATE. SEAS TO 3 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT IN THE MORNING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-031400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING E 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ036-031400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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