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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 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.

PKZ098-271530-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A gale force front will lift N across the northern gulf and
central and southern Panhandle Saturday evening and dissipate. An
associated gale force low in the central gulf will track very
slowly N Saturday night and stall Sunday. It will then weaken as
it crawls E into the Panhandle through Monday night.

$$

PKZ011-271530-
Glacier Bay-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018

.TONIGHT...Variable winds 10 kt becoming SE 20 kt late. Gusts to
35 kt late. Seas building to 4 ft late. Rain.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts
to 35 kt in the morning. Seas 4 ft in the morning then 2 ft or
less. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain showers.
.MON...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain showers.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ012-271530-
Northern Lynn Canal-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018

.TONIGHT...S wind increasing to 20 kt late. Seas building to
4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ013-271530-
Southern Lynn Canal-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain showers.
.TUE...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ021-271530-
Icy Strait-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Showers.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers.
.MON NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...W wind 10 kt becoming SE 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.
.THU...Light winds becoming W 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ022-271530-
Cross Sound-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.SUN...E wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 11 ft. Showers.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft. SE swell. Showers.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. SE swell. Showers.
.MON NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...E wind 10 kt becoming SW. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ031-271530-
Stephens Passage-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind increasing to 30 kt late. Seas building to
6 ft late. Rain.
.SUN...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft.
Showers.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers.
.TUE...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...Light winds becoming SE 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.

$$

PKZ032-271530-
Northern Chatham Strait-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.MON NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.
.TUE...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ033-271530-
Southern Chatham Strait-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 11 ft
near ocean entrances. Rain showers.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the morning. Seas
5 ft, except 10 ft near ocean entrances. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 9 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 9 ft
near ocean entrances. Rain showers.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt becoming NW. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ034-271530-
Frederick Sound-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the morning. Seas
4 ft. Showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers.
.TUE...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...SW wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.

$$

PKZ035-271530-
Sumner Strait-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the morning. Seas 4 ft,
except 6 ft near ocean entrances. Showers.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt late. Seas 4 ft.
Showers.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 4 ft.
Showers.
.TUE...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.WED...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...SW wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.

$$

PKZ036-271530-
Clarence Strait-
315 PM AKDT Sat May 26 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SUN...SE wind 20 Kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt late. Seas building
to 5 ft. Rain showers.
.MON...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Showers.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Showers.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt becoming NW. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$



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