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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 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.

PKZ098-261400-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL GULF OF ALASKA FROM
THE SOUTH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND PERSIST INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.
THE ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL MOVE NORTH OVER THE PANHANDLE THROUGH
SUNDAY.

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PKZ011-261400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT..

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

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PKZ012-261400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.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...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ013-261400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

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

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PKZ021-261400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ022-261400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ031-261400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT...EXCEPT E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT SOUTH
OF DOUGLAS ISLAND LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ032-261400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ033-261400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ034-261400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE EVENING...THEN
INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ035-261400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT...
EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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PKZ036-261400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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