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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 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.

PKZ098-020100-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GULF WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT EAST AS
THE LOW OVER THE CENTRAL GULF DRIFTS TO THE WEST THROUGH SUNDAY.

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PKZ011-020100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-020100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

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

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PKZ013-020100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS LATE.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ021-020100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING
LATE.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING
LATE.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-020100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

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

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING
TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING THEN
BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-020100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ032-020100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG WITH
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-020100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 4 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.

.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3
FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-020100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-020100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-020100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VISIBILITY
1 NM OR LESS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING
LATE.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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