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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 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.

PKZ098-090200-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEAST GULF WILL MOVE WEST
TO CAPE SUCKLING THURSDAY AS STRONG HIGH PRESSURE PERSISTS OVER
NORTHWEST CANADA.

$$

PKZ011-090200-
GLACIER BAY-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ012-090200-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 45 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N GALE TO 45 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N GALE TO 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 9 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N GALE TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ013-090200-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY LATE.
.FRI...N GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ021-090200-
ICY STRAIT-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY LATE.
.FRI...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ022-090200-
CROSS SOUND-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ031-090200-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI...N GALE TO 40 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.FRI NIGHT...N GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



$$

PKZ032-090200-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ033-090200-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-090200-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE MORNING. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NE GALE TO 35 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-090200-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH  TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-090200-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1018 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

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

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$



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