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Coastal Waters Forecast for Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 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.

PKZ098-011800-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A weak ridge of high pressure will build into the eastern Gulf
region through Sun night. A low will move into the northern Gulf
from the W on Mon with a front trailing through the eastern Gulf.
Strong SW onshore flow will continue into Tue morning. Outlook.
Another low will move into the central Gulf by Wed morning.

$$

PKZ011-011800-
Glacier Bay-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the evening. Seas
3 ft. Rain showers and snow showers.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers and snow showers
in the morning, then rain and snow in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the evening. Seas
4 ft. Rain showers and snow showers.
.TUE...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow with rain.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Snow with
rain.
.WED...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...N wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ012-011800-
Northern Lynn Canal-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S wind 35 kt early diminishing to 20 kt late. Seas 7
ft subsiding to 4 ft late. Rain showers in the evening, then rain
and snow showers late.
.MON...S wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4
ft building to 6 ft in the afternoon. Rain and snow showers in
the morning, then rain in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE gale to 35 kt becoming S 25 kt late. Seas
7 ft subsiding to 5 ft late. Rain and snow showers.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow and rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Snow and rain.
.WED...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ013-011800-
Southern Lynn Canal-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021

...GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S wind 35 kt early becoming SE 20 kt. Seas 7 ft
subsiding to 4 ft. Rain showers in the evening, then rain and
snow showers late.
.MON...S wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft building to 5 ft in the afternoon. Rain and snow showers in
the morning, then rain in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain
showers. Snow showers late.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain and snow.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ021-011800-
Icy Strait-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt early becoming E 15 kt. Seas 5 ft
subsiding to 3 ft. Rain showers in the evening.
.MON...E wind 15 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
Rain showers and snow showers in the morning, then rain in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers. Isolated
thunderstorms late.
.TUE...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ022-011800-
Cross Sound-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 30 kt becoming E in the evening, then
diminishing to 15 kt late. Seas 15 ft. Isolated thunderstorms
early in the evening. Rain showers.
.MON...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft. SW swell. Rain showers in
the morning, then rain in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft. SW swell. Rain showers
and isolated thunderstorms.
.TUE...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 13 ft. SW swell. Rain and snow.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft. SW swell. Rain.
.WED...E wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft subsiding to 6 ft.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI...E wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ031-011800-
Stephens Passage-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers in the evening.
.MON...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers in the morning,
then rain in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt becoming S 20 kt late. Gusts to
45 kt in the evening. Seas 6 ft subsiding to 4 ft late. Rain
showers.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain and snow.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain with snow.
.WED...S wind 15 kt becoming NE. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...Light winds becoming N 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ032-011800-
Northern Chatham Strait-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021

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

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt becoming 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers
in the evening.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers and snow showers
in the morning, then rain in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt becoming S 15 kt late. Gusts to
40 kt in the evening. Seas 5 ft subsiding to 3 ft late. Rain
showers.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...S wind 15 kt becoming N. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...Light winds becoming N 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ033-011800-
Southern Chatham Strait-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 14 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers in the evening.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 12 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers in the morning, then rain in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt in the evening. Seas
5 ft, except 12 ft near ocean entrances. Rain showers.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 11 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 10 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...Light winds becoming N 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ034-011800-
Frederick Sound-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the evening. Seas
5 ft subsiding to 4 ft in the evening. Snow showers late.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers in the morning,
then rain in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt becoming SW late. Gusts to 35 kt in
the evening. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers. Snow showers late.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow.
.WED...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ035-011800-
Sumner Strait-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers.
.MON...S wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft building to 5 ft, except 7 ft near ocean entrances. Rain and
snow showers in the morning, then rain in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt becoming SW late. Seas 5 ft, except
7 ft near ocean entrances. Rain showers. Snow showers late.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 6 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain and snow.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 6 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain.
.WED...S wind 15 kt becoming E. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$

PKZ036-011800-
Clarence Strait-
401 PM AKST Sun Feb 28 2021

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 6 ft near ocean entrances.
Rain in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers.
.TUE...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

$$



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