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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

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.

PKZ098-211400-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF WILL SHIFT EAST AS A
DEVELOPING GALE FORCE LOW ENTERS THE GULF FROM THE SOUTHWEST ON
TUESDAY. THE LOW WILL MOVE EAST ACROSS THE GULF AND BEGIN TO
WEAKEN ON WEDNESDAY.

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PKZ011-211400-
GLACIER BAY-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-211400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ013-211400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-211400-
ICY STRAIT-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-211400-
CROSS SOUND-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ031-211400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN DIMINISHING.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-211400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ033-211400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT LATE. NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ034-211400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN DIMINISHING.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-211400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. LOCALLY STRONGER WINDS NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ036-211400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1019 PM AKDT MON APR 20 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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