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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
National Weather Service Juneau AK
435 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ099-240200-
435 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A low over the western gulf will slowly weaken through Wed. A
high pressure ridge will build N across the far eastern gulf and
SE AK Wed night and Thu. A weather front will move NE into the
eastern gulf by Thu evening.

$$

PKZ041-240200-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
435 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...Light winds becoming N 10 kt in the morning, then
becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 7 ft. SW swell.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft. W swell.
.THU...S wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. W swell in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft.

$$

PKZ042-240200-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
435 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...Light winds becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
7 ft. SW swell.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell.
.THU...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft.

$$

PKZ043-240200-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
435 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...SE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming light. Seas 7 ft.
SW swell.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. SW swell in the evening.
.THU...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 11 ft.

$$

PKZ051-240200-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
435 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft. S swell. Showers in the
morning.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 6 ft. Showers in the morning, then rain in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.

$$

PKZ052-240200-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
435 AM AKDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. S swell. Showers in the
morning.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Showers in the morning, then
rain in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

$$



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