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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

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.

PKZ098-180345-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A gale force low will track northeastward along the outer coast
late today, before stalling and weakening on Friday. A secondary
low will begin tracking through the western Gulf late Friday into
Saturday.

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PKZ011-180345-
Glacier Bay-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...SE wind 15 kt becoming N in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
Rain showers early in the morning.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.



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PKZ012-180345-
Northern Lynn Canal-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...SE wind 10 kt becoming N in the morning, then increasing
to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas building to 5 ft. Rain showers
early in the morning.
.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...N gale to 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.



$$

PKZ013-180345-
Southern Lynn Canal-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

UPDATED

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

.REST OF TODAY...Light winds becoming N 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.



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PKZ021-180345-
Icy Strait-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...E wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.



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PKZ022-180345-
Cross Sound-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...E wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...E wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 7 ft. SE swell in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SE swell.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...E wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.



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PKZ031-180345-
Stephens Passage-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...SE wind 20 kt becoming N 30 kt in the afternoon. Out of
interior passes, gusts to 45 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Gusts to 45 kt out of interior passes.
Seas 6 ft.
.THU...N wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the morning. Seas
4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.



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PKZ032-180345-
Northern Chatham Strait-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...SE wind 10 kt becoming N 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4
ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.



$$

PKZ033-180345-
Southern Chatham Strait-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE wind 15 kt increasing to N 25 kt in the morning. Seas
building to 5 ft, except 10 ft near ocean entrances.
.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances.
.THU...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 11 ft near ocean
entrances.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 10 ft near
ocean entrances.
.FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



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PKZ034-180345-
Frederick Sound-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...E wind increasing to 20 kt. Out of interior passes,
gusts to 40 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Gusts to 35 kt out of interior
passes. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.



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PKZ035-180345-
Sumner Strait-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.TODAY...E wind 20 kt. Out of interior passes, gusts to 35 kt.
Seas 4 ft, except 6 ft near ocean entrances.
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Out of interior passes, gusts to 40 kt
late. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 40 kt out of interior passes. Seas
4 ft, except 7 ft near ocean entrances.
.THU NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Gusts to 35 kt out of interior
passes. Seas 3 ft, except 6 ft near ocean entrances.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.



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PKZ036-180345-
Clarence Strait-
649 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...SE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt late this morning.
Seas 5 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain in the evening.
.THU...SE wind 20 kt becoming NE in the afternoon. Gusts to
40 kt out of interior passes late. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...N wind 15 kt becoming NE 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.



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