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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 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.

PKZ098-070100-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GULF WILL WEAKEN AS IT
MOVES OVER THE PANHANDLE WED NIGHT. A FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
OFFSHORE WATERS WED NIGHT AND WILL DISSIPATE JUST OFF THE COAST
ON THU.

$$

PKZ011-070100-
GLACIER BAY-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ012-070100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO S 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT LATE.
.THU...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ013-070100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ021-070100-
ICY STRAIT-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ022-070100-
CROSS SOUND-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TODAY...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI AND SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ031-070100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ032-070100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ033-070100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ034-070100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ035-070100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ036-070100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
932 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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