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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 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.

PKZ098-282230-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW WILL MOVE ACROSS HAIDA GWAII LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...AND THEN CROSS THE SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL PANHANDLE BY
TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

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PKZ011-282230-
GLACIER BAY-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ012-282230-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE.
.TUE...N WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ013-282230-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN
IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ021-282230-
ICY STRAIT-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ022-282230-
CROSS SOUND-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ031-282230-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. GUSTS
TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN
LATE.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ032-282230-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE. SHOWERS.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ033-282230-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. HIGHER
GUSTS NEAR CAPE DECISION. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS
LATE.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 5 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ034-282230-
FREDERICK SOUND-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. GUSTS
TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ035-282230-
SUMNER STRAIT-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ036-282230-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
821 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 35 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 7 FT LATE. RAIN.
.TUE...SE WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. SHOWERS LATE.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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