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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 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.

PKZ098-261400-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE SE ALONG THE PANHANDLE
COAST THROUGH WED EVENING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD OVER THE
GULF THU.

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PKZ011-261400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ012-261400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 4 FT
IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ013-261400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ021-261400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ022-261400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-261400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ032-261400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ033-261400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. HIGHER GUSTS NEAR
CAPE DECISION IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT THEN SUBSIDING.
.THU...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ034-261400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.

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PKZ035-261400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 4 FT
IN THE EVENING THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ036-261400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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