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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 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.

PKZ098-181645-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A low pressure system over the north central gulf will track to
the southeast through Friday night. Strong northerly outflow winds
will increase Friday night into Saturday as the low moves into
the southeast gulf. Outlook. Another low pressure system and its
associated weather front will move southeast across the gulf and
panhandle Sunday through Monday.

$$

PKZ011-181645-
Glacier Bay-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind increasing to 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow showers
early in the evening.
.SAT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray late.
.SUN...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft.
Freezing spray.
.MON...W wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ012-181645-
Northern Lynn Canal-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt increasing to 45 kt. Gusts to 60 kt. Seas
9 ft. Snow showers early in the evening. Freezing spray late.
.SAT...N wind 45 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...N gale to 45 kt. Seas 11 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...N gale to 45 kt. Gusts to 60 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing
spray.
.SUN NIGHT...N gale to 40 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...N gale to 40 kt diminishing to 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ013-181645-
Southern Lynn Canal-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind increasing to 40 kt. Gusts to 55 kt. Seas 8 ft.
Snow showers in the evening.
.SAT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 35 kt out of interior passes.
Seas 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON...N gale to 35 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ021-181645-
Icy Strait-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow showers in the evening.
.SAT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ022-181645-
Cross Sound-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 9 ft. Snow showers
in the evening.
.SAT...E wind 35 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E gale to 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...E gale to 35 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE...E wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...E wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ031-181645-
Stephens Passage-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind increasing to 35 kt in the evening. Gusts to 50
kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow and rain showers.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow showers in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N gale to 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...N gale to 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ032-181645-
Northern Chatham Strait-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt late. Seas 6 ft. Snow
showers and rain showers.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...N wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ033-181645-
Southern Chatham Strait-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances. Snow showers early in the evening. Rain showers.
.SAT...E wind 20 kt becoming N 25 kt in the afternoon. Gusts to
35 kt in the morning. Seas 5 ft, except 9 ft near ocean
entrances.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow.
.MON...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ034-181645-
Frederick Sound-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt diminishing late. Seas 5 ft. Snow
showers in the evening. Rain showers.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow
showers in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ035-181645-
Sumner Strait-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt diminishing late. Seas 5 ft. Snow
showers in the evening. Rain showers.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas
4 ft. Snow showers in the morning. Rain showers.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the evening.
Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt, except 35 kt out of
interior passes. Seas 6 ft. Snow.
.MON...E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ036-181645-
Clarence Strait-
347 PM AKST Fri Nov 17 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SE wind 30 kt becoming S 20 kt late. Seas 8 ft
subsiding to 5 ft late. Rain showers.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain and snow showers in
the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$



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