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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

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

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.

PKZ098-241645-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A weather front over the eastern gulf will move slowly NE across
SE AK Thu night and Fri. The associated low pressure center will
move to the southern gulf by Fri and rotate about the SE gulf
through Sat.

$$

PKZ011-241645-
Glacier Bay-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow.
.FRI...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow in the morning, then
snow showers in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow showers.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow showers.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft.
Freezing spray.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ012-241645-
Northern Lynn Canal-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt increasing to 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow.
.FRI...N wind 35 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow in the morning, then snow
showers in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...N gale to 40 kt. Gusts to 55 kt. Seas 8 ft.
Freezing spray. Snow showers late.
.SAT...N gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing
spray.
.SAT NIGHT...N gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft.
Freezing spray.
.SUN...N gale to 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ013-241645-
Southern Lynn Canal-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt increasing to 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow.
.FRI...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow in the
morning, then snow showers in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...N gale to 40 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow showers late.
.SAT...N gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt out of interior
passes. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ021-241645-
Icy Strait-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow, rain.
.FRI...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain and snow in the morning,
then rain and snow showers in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow
showers.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow showers.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ022-241645-
Cross Sound-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...GALE WARNING FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas
8 ft. Rain and snow.
.FRI...E wind 25 kt increasing to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas
9 ft. Rain and snow in the morning, then rain and snow showers in
the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...E gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 55 kt. Seas 12 ft or less. Rain
showers in the evening. Snow showers.
.SAT...E gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 10 ft. Snow
showers.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...E wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...E wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft.

$$

PKZ031-241645-
Stephens Passage-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow and rain.
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers and snow in the
morning, then rain and snow showers in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt becoming N late. Seas 6 ft. Rain
and snow showers in the evening.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 50 kt out of interior
passes. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ032-241645-
Northern Chatham Strait-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind increasing to 25 kt in the evening, then
diminishing late. Seas 5 ft. Rain and snow.
.FRI...SE wind increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 ft.
Rain and snow showers.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow showers in the
evening. Rain showers. Snow showers late.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow showers and rain
showers.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ033-241645-
Southern Chatham Strait-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt in the evening,
diminishing to 20 kt late. Seas 6 ft. Near ocean entrances, seas
6 ft building to 9 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 ft,
except 10 ft near ocean entrances. Rain showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 13 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 10 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain and snow showers.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 7 ft near
ocean entrances.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ034-241645-
Frederick Sound-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt diminishing late. Seas 5 ft. Snow in the
evening. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers.
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ035-241645-
Sumner Strait-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt diminishing late. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 ft.
Rain showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 9 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ036-241645-
Clarence Strait-
325 PM AKST Thu Nov 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE THIS EVENING AND FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt, then diminishing late.
Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 4 ft building to 7 ft. Rain.
.FRI...S wind increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 ft.
Rain showers.
.FRI NIGHT...SE gale to 35 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain showers.
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$


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