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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
812 PM AKST SAT JAN 24 2015

SOUTHEAST ALASKA COASTAL WATERS FROM DIXON ENTRANCE TO
CAPE SUCKLING OUT 100 NM

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.

PKZ099-252315-
812 PM AKST SAT JAN 24 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A LOW WILL STRENGTHEN TO STORM FORCE AS IT MOVES NORTH ACROSS
THE SE GULF SAT EVENING. THE LOW CENTER WILL CROSS OVER BARANOF
ISLAND OVERNIGHT THEN INTO NORTHERN CANADA. WINDS THEN SHIFT TO
THE SW ACROSS THE GULF ALONG WITH A TRANSITION TO SHOWERS. THE
PRESSURE PATTERN WEAKENS SUN NIGHT INTO MON UNDER HIGH PRESSURE.

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PKZ041-252315-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
812 PM AKST SAT JAN 24 2015

UPDATED

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
26 FT SUBSIDING TO 18 FT LATE.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 16 FT SUBSIDING TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW LATE. SEAS 12 FT
SUBSIDING TO 10 FT LATE. 
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.TUE...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. 
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. 
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 



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PKZ042-252315-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
812 PM AKST SAT JAN 24 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT LATE. HIGHER
GUSTS NEAR CAPE DECISION. SEAS 12 FT BUILDING TO 20 FT LATE.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT SUBSIDING TO 13 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. 
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. S SWELL. 
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. 
.TUE...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. 
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT. 
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 



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PKZ043-252315-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
812 PM AKST SAT JAN 24 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT BECOMING W 30 KT LATE. SEAS 15
FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. HIGHER GUSTS NEAR CROSS SOUND. SEAS 13 FT. S
SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT. 
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. 
.TUE...SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. 
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. 



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PKZ051-252315-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
812 PM AKST SAT JAN 24 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 11
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 12 FT
SUBSIDING TO 10 FT LATE. 
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. 
.TUE...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 



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PKZ052-252315-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
812 PM AKST SAT JAN 24 2015

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
11 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 11 FT
SUBSIDING TO 9 FT LATE. 
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. 
.TUE...E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT. 



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