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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ099-181400-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A GALE FORCE FRONT WILL MOVE NE INTO THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN
GULF FRI NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL STALL OVER THE EASTERN GULF SAT
INTO SUN WHILE A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER BRITISH
COLUMBIA.

$$

PKZ041-181400-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING
TO 8 FT LATE. W SWELL.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT
BUILDING TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SW SWELL IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ042-181400-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING
TO 10 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.SAT...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT BUILDING TO 16 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ043-181400-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 35 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING
TO 12 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
18 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 35 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 40 KT LATE.
SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ051-181400-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 40 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING
TO 13 FT LATE. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 13 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ052-181400-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
400 PM AKDT FRI APR 17 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 45 KT LATE. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING
TO 17 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 45 KT BECOMING SE 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 19 FT
SUBSIDING TO 17 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SW SWELL.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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