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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 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.

PKZ098-011400-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAKENING LOW IN THE EASTERN GULF WILL DISSIPATE BY WED MORNING
AS A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE PANHANDLE THROUGH WED
NIGHT. A DEVELOPING LOW IN THE WESTERN GULF LATE WED WILL MOVE E
INTO THE CENTRAL GULF AND PUSH THE RIDGE E OVER B.C. THROUGH THU.

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PKZ011-011400-
GLACIER BAY-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ012-011400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT S WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. 
.WED...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ013-011400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...LIGHT S WINDS BECOMING N 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS. 
.WED...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ021-011400-
ICY STRAIT-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.WED...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ022-011400-
CROSS SOUND-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING E 20 KT EARLY THEN INCREASING TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ031-011400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ032-011400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.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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PKZ033-011400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. 
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ034-011400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS. 
WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ035-011400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ036-011400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1015 PM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015

UPDATED

.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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