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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 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.

PKZ098-070130-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GULF WILL TRACK OVER
THE PANHANDLE AND INTO BRITISH COLUMBIA THROUGH WED NIGHT.
OUTLOOK. THE FIRST IN A SERIES OF FRONTS WILL APPROACH THE OUTER
COAST ON THU.

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PKZ011-070130-
GLACIER BAY-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.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.



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PKZ012-070130-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...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.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ013-070130-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ021-070130-
ICY STRAIT-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...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.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ022-070130-
CROSS SOUND-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



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PKZ031-070130-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. 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.



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PKZ032-070130-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.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.



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PKZ033-070130-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



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PKZ034-070130-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ035-070130-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



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PKZ036-070130-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1122 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.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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