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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 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.

PKZ098-270100-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE PANHANDLE THROUGH
MIDWEEK...WHILE A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES NORTHEAST ACROSS THE
CENTRAL GULF.

$$

PKZ011-270100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.

$$

PKZ012-270100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-270100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.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.

$$

PKZ021-270100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.

$$

PKZ022-270100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 6
FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ031-270100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ032-270100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.

$$

PKZ033-270100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ034-270100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-270100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-270100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE
MORNING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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