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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 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.

PKZ098-241615-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A gale force front will slowly track over the panhandle today. A
set of shortwaves will move through by Tuesday morning. The next
system will reach the northeastern Gulf by Tuesday evening.

$$

PKZ011-241615-
Glacier Bay-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Gusts to 35 kt early in the evening.
Seas 4 ft. Rain early in the evening, then rain showers.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas
4 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.WED...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ012-241615-
Northern Lynn Canal-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 35 kt diminishing late. Seas 7 ft. Rain early
in the evening, then rain showers.
.TUE...S wind 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S gale to 40 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.WED...S gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ013-241615-
Southern Lynn Canal-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 30 kt decreasing to 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain
early in the evening, then rain showers.
.TUE...SW wind up to 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.WED...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.THU...SW wind 15 kt becoming NW. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ021-241615-
Icy Strait-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING AND TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt diminishing late. Seas 5 ft. Rain early
in the evening, then showers.
.TUE...W wind up to 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Strongest winds west of
Point Adolphus. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 10 kt becoming SE 15 kt late. Seas building
to 3 ft late. Rain.
.WED...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.THU...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...W wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.

$$

PKZ022-241615-
Cross Sound-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt becoming S. Seas 11 ft. Rain early in the
evening, then showers.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming S 25 kt late. Seas 8 ft.
S swell. Rain.
.WED...E wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft. S swell. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft. S swell. Rain.
.THU...W wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ031-241615-
Stephens Passage-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018

CORRECTED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 30 kt decreasing to 25 kt late. Seas 6 ft. Rain
early in the evening, then rain showers.
.TUE...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.

$$

PKZ032-241615-
Northern Chatham Strait-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt decreasing late. Seas 5 ft. Rain early in
the evening, then rain showers.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4
ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt becoming S 15 kt late. Seas building
to 3 ft late.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ033-241615-
Southern Chatham Strait-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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

.TONIGHT...S wind up to 25 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 11 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain early in the evening, then rain showers.
.TUE...SW wind 20 kt early becoming W 15 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 9
ft near ocean entrances. Rain in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt diminishing late. Seas 3 ft in the
evening, then 2 ft or less. Near ocean entrances, seas 8 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 9 ft near
ocean entrances.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ034-241615-
Frederick Sound-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt becoming S 20 kt late. Seas 5 ft. Rain
early in the evening, then rain showers.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt out of interior passes.
Seas 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.

$$

PKZ035-241615-
Sumner Strait-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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

.TONIGHT...SE wind 30 kt becoming S 15 kt. Seas 6 ft subsiding to
4 ft, except 7 ft near ocean entrances. Rain early in the
evening, then showers.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft,
except 6 ft near ocean entrances.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 5 ft
near ocean entrances.
.WED...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ036-241615-
Clarence Strait-
347 PM AKDT Mon Apr 23 2018

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

.TONIGHT...SE wind 25 kt becoming S 15 kt late. Seas 8 ft
subsiding to 5 ft late. Rain early in the evening, then rain
showers.
.TUE...S wind 10 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas
building to 3 ft in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft in the evening then
2 ft or less.
.WED...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$



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