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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

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.

PKZ098-280830-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE EASTERN GULF THROUGH SAT
NIGHT. LOW PRESSURE WILL APPROACH THE CENTRAL GULF FROM THE WEST
ON SUN.

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PKZ011-280830-
GLACIER BAY-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ012-280830-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ013-280830-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ021-280830-
ICY STRAIT-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON AND TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ022-280830-
CROSS SOUND-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



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PKZ031-280830-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

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

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ032-280830-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON AND TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ033-280830-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.SUN...NE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT...
EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ034-280830-
FREDERICK SOUND-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ035-280830-
SUMNER STRAIT-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ036-280830-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
519 AM AKST SAT DEC 27 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE LATE MORNING.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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