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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

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.

PKZ098-240100-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE CENTRAL AND MOST OF THE
EASTERN GULF THROUGH WED NIGHT. A WEAK LOW WILL MOVE W INTO THE
FAR NE GULF WED. A TROUGH WILL DEVELOP NW INTO THE CENTRAL
PANHANDLE WED NIGHT AND THU.

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PKZ011-240100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING. 
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

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PKZ012-240100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
PERIODS OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING. 
.THU...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. 
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 

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PKZ013-240100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
VARIABLE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN. 
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING. 
.THU THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 

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PKZ021-240100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING. 
.THU...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT AND SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ022-240100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 15 KT IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 FT. PERIODS OF
RAIN. 
.THU...NE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 

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PKZ031-240100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  

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PKZ032-240100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

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PKZ033-240100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 30 KT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 4
FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES IN THE MORNING. 
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

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FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

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PKZ035-240100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
30 KT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS...EXCEPT 4 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES IN THE MORNING. 
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.  

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PKZ036-240100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 23 2014 

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 
2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

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