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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

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.

PKZ098-180300-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A strong low pressure trough will move south across the panhandle
through Saturday night. A significant gale force outflow event is
expected. By Sunday the area of low pressure will have moved into
the far southern panhandle and will quickly weaken through Sunday
night.

$$

PKZ011-180300-
Glacier Bay-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

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

.TODAY...NW wind 15 kt becoming N 25 kt. Seas 3 ft building to
5 ft. Rain early in the morning.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ012-180300-
Northern Lynn Canal-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S wind 15 kt becoming N in the morning and increasing to
40 kt. Seas 3 ft building to 8 ft. Rain early in the morning.
.TONIGHT...N wind 50 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SUN...N gale to 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ013-180300-
Southern Lynn Canal-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S wind 10 kt becoming N and increasing to 35 kt in the
morning. Seas 3 ft building to 7 ft. Rain early in the morning.
.TONIGHT...N wind 50 kt. Gusts to 65 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.SUN...N gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ021-180300-
Icy Strait-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt becoming N and increasing to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Seas building to 6 ft. Rain early in the morning.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...E wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...SE wind 15 kt becoming W. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ022-180300-
Cross Sound-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW wind 10 kt becoming E 35 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain early in
the morning.
.TONIGHT...E wind 45 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...E gale to 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ031-180300-
Stephens Passage-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S wind 15 kt becoming N 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas
building to 6 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain in the
evening.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt becoming SE. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ032-180300-
Northern Chatham Strait-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...GALE WARNING THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S wind 10 kt becoming N 35 kt. Seas building to 7 ft.
Rain.
.TONIGHT...N wind 40 kt. Gusts to 55 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt becoming SE. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ033-180300-
Southern Chatham Strait-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S wind 10 kt becoming N 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
building to 5 ft in the afternoon. Rain in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N wind 40 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain in the evening.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 6 ft near ocean
entrances.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt becoming S. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ034-180300-
Frederick Sound-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S wind 10 kt becoming N 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
building to 5 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain in the evening.
.SUN...NE wind 30 kt becoming N 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ035-180300-
Sumner Strait-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt increasing to 25 kt late. Seas 5 ft.
Rain.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.
.TUE...E wind 25 kt becoming S. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ036-180300-
Clarence Strait-
359 AM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

.TODAY...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt increasing to 20 kt late. Seas building
to 4 ft late. Rain.
.SUN...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas building to 5 ft.
.TUE...S wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...W wind 15 kt becoming S. Seas 4 ft.

$$



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