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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST...
National Weather Service Juneau AK
207 PM AKST Fri Feb 23 2018

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING AND SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 35 kt diminishing to 20 kt late. Seas 22 ft.
.SAT...W wind 25 kt increasing to 40 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts to 55 kt in the afternoon. Seas 17 ft building to 22 ft in
the afternoon. Rain in the morning, then rain showers in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W gale to 40 kt. Gusts to 60 kt. Seas 29 ft.
Rain showers.
.SUN...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 28 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 20 ft. W swell.

Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING AND SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 40 kt diminishing to 25 kt late. Gusts to
55 kt in the evening. Seas 20 ft. Rain and snow late.
.SAT...S wind 25 kt becoming W 40 kt in the afternoon. Gusts
to 55 kt in the afternoon. Seas 16 ft building to 23 ft in the
afternoon. Rain and snow in the morning, then rain showers in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 55 kt. Seas 29 ft.
Rain showers in the evening, then rain and snow showers late.
.SUN...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 25 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 18 ft. W swell.

Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 kt becoming W 15 kt late. Seas 19 ft
subsiding to 15 ft late. Rain and snow late.
.SAT...S wind 30 kt becoming W 40 kt in the afternoon. Seas
15 ft building to 23 ft in the afternoon. Rain and snow in the
morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW gale to 45 kt diminishing to 30 kt late.
Gusts to 65 kt diminishing to 45 kt late. Seas 25 ft. Rain
showers in the evening.
.SUN...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 21 ft. W swell.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 16 ft. W swell.

Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt becoming E 15 kt late. Seas 15 ft
subsiding to 11 ft late. Snow late.
.SAT...SE wind 35 kt becoming NW 25 kt in the afternoon. Gusts to
50 kt. Strongest winds southeast area. Seas 11 ft building to 16
ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 19 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 17 ft. W swell.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 13 ft. W swell.

Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 kt becoming light and variable in the
evening, then becoming SE 25 kt late. Seas 13 ft subsiding to 9
ft late. Snow late.
.SAT...E wind 35 kt becoming NW 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 14
ft. Snow and rain in the morning, then rain showers in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. SW swell.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft. SW swell.

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