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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 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.

PKZ098-281400-
400 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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PKZ011-281400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 20 KT BY LATE EVENING.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.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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PKZ012-281400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 20 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.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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PKZ013-281400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.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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PKZ021-281400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING.
.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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PKZ022-281400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 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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PKZ031-281400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 25 KT LATE. OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES...GUSTS TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
EVENING. 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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PKZ032-281400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING. 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 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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PKZ033-281400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN 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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PKZ034-281400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT
LATE. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN 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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PKZ035-281400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
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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PKZ036-281400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT MON APR 27 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 7 FT. 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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