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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAJK

FZAK51 PAJK 231214
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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

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.

PKZ098-240300-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

A weak low pressure will continue to track across the southern
panhandle Saturday morning. A front will move northeast across
the gulf on Saturday and then spread rain across the panhandle
through Saturday night. Another low pressure system will cross
over the the southern panhandle through Monday.



PKZ011-240300-
Glacier Bay-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

TODAY
Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less. Showers early in the
morning. Patchy fog early in the morning.

TONIGHT
N wind 10 kt becoming SE late. Seas 2 ft or less.
Rain.

SUN
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers.

SUN NIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Areas of fog with
visibility 1 NM or less.

MON
N wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas building to 2 ft
or less.

TUE
NE wind 10 kt becoming SE. Seas 2 ft or less.

WED
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ012-240300-
Northern Lynn Canal-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

TODAY
S wind 20 diminishing to 10 kt. Seas 4ft. Showers early
in the morning.

TONIGHT
Light winds becoming S 10 kt late. Seas 2 ft or
less. Rain late.

SUN
S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers.

SUN NIGHT
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
N wind 15 kt becoming S. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

WED
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ013-240300-
Southern Lynn Canal-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

TODAY
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers early in the morning.

TONIGHT
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain.

SUN
S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers.

SUN NIGHT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Areas of
fog with visibility 1 NM or less.

MON
SE wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

WED
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ021-240300-
Icy Strait-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

TODAY
Light winds becoming E 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Showers
early in the morning. Patchy fog early in the morning.

TONIGHT
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

SUN
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers.

SUN NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Areas of
fog with visibility 1 NM or less.

MON
Light winds becoming E 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ022-240300-
Cross Sound-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

TODAY
Light winds becoming NE 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. S swell.
Showers early in the morning.

TONIGHT
E wind 20 kt diminishing late. Seas 7 ft. Rain.

SUN
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. S swell. Showers.

SUN NIGHT
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft. S swell. Areas of
fog with visibility 1 NM or less.

MON
Light winds becoming E 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.

TUE
E wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

WED
E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.



PKZ031-240300-
Stephens Passage-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

TODAY
SE wind increasing to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers early in
the morning, then rain in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.

SUN
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers in the
afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Areas of
fog with visibility 1 NM or less.

MON
N wind 10 kt becoming SE. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ032-240300-
Northern Chatham Strait-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

TODAY
Light winds becoming SE 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Patchy
fog early in the morning. Showers early in the morning. Rain in
the afternoon.

TONIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

SUN
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Areas of
fog with visibility 1 NM or less.

MON
Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ033-240300-
Southern Chatham Strait-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

TODAY
Light winds becoming E 10 kt. Stronger gusts near ocean
entrances. Seas 2 ft or less. Near ocean entrances, seas 6 ft.
Showers early in the morning. Rain in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain in the evening.

SUN
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances.

SUN NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except
6 ft near ocean entrances. Areas of fog with visibility 1 NM or
less.

MON
NW wind 10 kt becoming SE. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ034-240300-
Frederick Sound-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

TODAY
Light winds becoming E 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.
Showers early in the morning, then rain in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.

SUN
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Areas of
fog with visibility 1 NM or less.

MON
NW wind 10 kt becoming E. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ035-240300-
Sumner Strait-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

TODAY
E wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Showers early in the
morning, then rain in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain in the evening.

SUN
S wind 15 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.

SUN NIGHT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Areas of
fog with visibility 1 NM or less.

MON
W wind 10 kt becoming S. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ036-240300-
Clarence Strait-
414 AM AKDT Sat Sep 23 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
SE wind 10 kt increasing to 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers
early in the morning, then rain in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
S wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.

SUN
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.

MON
NW wind 10 kt becoming SE. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.