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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 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.

PKZ098-061400-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE PANHANDLE THROUGH FRIDAY
NIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED SURFACE LOW IN THE GULF WILL MOVE TO THE
NORTHERN PANHANDLE BEFORE DISSIPATING JUST WEST OF CROSS SOUND
SATURDAY.

$$

PKZ011-061400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-061400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-061400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN RAIN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ021-061400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS TO 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-061400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING
TO 11 FT. S SWELL EARLY IN THE EVENING. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 12 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 10 FT. SE SWELL.
SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. S SWELL. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 9 FT. S SWELL.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ031-061400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-061400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.

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PKZ033-061400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 12 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 10 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.

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PKZ034-061400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-061400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING
TO 5 FT. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-061400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN SHOWERS LATE.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.

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