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Coastal Waters Forecast for Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

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.

PKZ098-021645-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A weakening gale force low near Cross Sound will move into the
Yukon this evening. Low pressure remains in the northern gulf
through Friday.

$$

PKZ011-021645-
Glacier Bay-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S wind increasing to 25 kt, then diminishing to 15 kt
late. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers early in the evening. Snow showers.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Snow showers in the
morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 10 kt becoming NW late. Seas 2 ft or
less.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NW wind 10 kt becoming SE. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ012-021645-
Northern Lynn Canal-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

...GALE WARNING THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S wind increasing to 35 kt in the early evening, then
diminishing to 25 kt late. Seas 6 ft. Rain showers in the
evening. Snow showers.
.THU...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the morning. Seas
4 ft. Snow showers.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow showers in the
evening. Freezing spray late.
.FRI...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N wind 20 kt becoming SE 10 kt. Seas 4 ft then 2 ft or
less.

$$

PKZ013-021645-
Southern Lynn Canal-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind increasing to 30 kt in the early evening, then
diminishing to 20 kt late. Gusts to 45 kt early in the evening.
Seas 6 ft. Rain and snow showers in the evening.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow showers.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt becoming N late. Seas 3 ft. Snow
showers in the evening.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 kt becoming light. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ021-021645-
Icy Strait-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W wind 30 kt becoming SW 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Highest
winds and seas W of Point Adolphus. Rain showers early in the
evening, then snow showers in the evening.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers in the morning.
.THU NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ022-021645-
Cross Sound-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 35 kt diminishing to 20 kt. Seas 17 ft
subsiding to 13 ft late. Rain showers in the evening. Snow
showers.
.THU...W wind 15 kt. Seas 14 ft. SW swell. Snow showers and
rain showers.
.THU NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft. SW swell. Snow
showers.
.FRI...E wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft. S swell.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ031-021645-
Stephens Passage-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers
and snow showers in the evening.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow showers. Rain showers
in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow showers.
.FRI...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ032-021645-
Northern Chatham Strait-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the evening.
Gusts to 40 kt in the evening. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers and snow
showers early in the evening.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ033-021645-
Southern Chatham Strait-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING AND THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt diminishing. Seas 7 ft, except 16 ft near
ocean entrances.
.THU...S wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft, except 16 ft near ocean
entrances.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 14 ft near
ocean entrances.
.FRI...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 11 ft near ocean
entrances.
.FRI NIGHT...Light winds. Seas 3 ft, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances.
.SAT...Light winds becoming S 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...N wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ034-021645-
Frederick Sound-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt diminishing. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...NE wind 10 kt becoming S. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ035-021645-
Sumner Strait-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING AND THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 kt diminishing. Seas 6 ft, except 11 ft
near ocean entrances.
.THU...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 11 ft near ocean
entrances. Snow showers and rain showers.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 10 ft near
ocean entrances. Snow showers.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 6 ft near ocean
entrances.
.SAT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ036-021645-
Clarence Strait-
326 PM AKST Wed Dec 1 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft, except
11 ft near ocean entrances.
.THU...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 12 ft near ocean
entrances. Snow showers in the afternoon.
.THU NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 11 ft near
ocean entrances.
.FRI...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 6 ft near ocean
entrances.
.SAT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt becoming NW. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...NW wind 15 kt becoming light. Seas 3 ft.

$$


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