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

PKZ036-020100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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.

PKZ041-020100-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 AM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. W SWELL.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
503 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ905-012100-
EAST OF 69W TO THE HAGUE LINE BETWEEN 1000 FM AND 39N-
503 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 6 TO 9
FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6
FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG
WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO
10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11
FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO
10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
7 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...WINDS BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6
TO 8 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
503 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ910-012100-
EAST OF 69W AND SOUTH OF 39N TO 250 NM OFFSHORE-
503 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO
8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 5 TO 7
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 14 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8
TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

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