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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 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.

PKZ098-040100-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
LOW PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF WILL MOVE EASTWARD TO A
POSITION SOUTHWEST OF HAIDA GWAII ON SUN WHILE THE NORTHERN GULF
REMAINS QUIET. MEANWHILE...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER
INTERIOR ALASKA AND THE YUKON. ON MON...HIGH PRESSURE WILL
DOMINATE FROM THE GULF INTO THE YUKON.

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PKZ011-040100-
GLACIER BAY-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ012-040100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE EVENING AND INCREASING TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-040100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

UPDATED

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

$$

PKZ021-040100-
ICY STRAIT-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ022-040100-
CROSS SOUND-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE MORNING...THEN
INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-040100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT
IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ032-040100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ033-040100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ034-040100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ035-040100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PKZ036-040100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
918 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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