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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 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.

PKZ098-041515-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST FROM THE NORTHEASTERN
PACIFIC TO THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL GULF THROUGH TUESDAY.
MEANWHILE...LOW PRESSURE WILL GRADUALLY DEEPEN OVER THE SOUTHERN
HALF OF THE PANHANDLE...RESULTING IN STRENGTHENING NORTHERLY
WINDS OVER THE NORTHERN INNER CHANNELS.

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PKZ011-041515-
GLACIER BAY-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

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



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PKZ012-041515-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ013-041515-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

UPDATED

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



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PKZ021-041515-
ICY STRAIT-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ022-041515-
CROSS SOUND-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ031-041515-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

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



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PKZ032-041515-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ033-041515-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

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



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PKZ034-041515-
FREDERICK SOUND-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE MORNING THEN SUBSIDING.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ035-041515-
SUMNER STRAIT-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ036-041515-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
658 PM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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