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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 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.

PKZ098-230100-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE GULF THROUGH SAT. A TROUGH
OF LOW PRESSURE EXTENDING FROM SOUTHERN B.C. TO THE SOUTHERN
PANHANDLE WILL WEAKEN SAT. 

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PKZ011-230100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. 
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

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PKZ012-230100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. 
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

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PKZ013-230100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT
SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

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PKZ021-230100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-230100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING W 15 KT.
SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

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PKZ031-230100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

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PKZ032-230100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

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PKZ033-230100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

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PKZ034-230100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

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PKZ035-230100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 

.TODAY...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

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PKZ036-230100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015 

.TODAY...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. 
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

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