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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAJK 241135
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 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.

PKZ098-250100-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

A LOW ABOUT 150NM W OF HAIDA GWAII WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY
THROUGH SAT THEN WEAKEN AND MOVE S. A WEAK BROAD TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL EXTEND FROM THE LOW TO THE NW OVER THE GULF OF AK
AND NE PACIFIC THROUGH EARLY SAT.



PKZ011-250100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

TODAY
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

TONIGHT AND SAT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT AND SUN
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

MON AND TUE
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ012-250100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

TODAY
LIGHT SOUTH WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO
4 FT.

SAT AND SAT NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON AND TUE
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ013-250100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

TODAY
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS.

TONIGHT
N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS LATE.

SAT AND SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

MON AND TUE
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ021-250100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

TODAY
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS LATE.

SAT
E WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

SUN
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

MON AND TUE
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ022-250100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

TODAY
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS
LATE.

SAT
E WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON AND TUE
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ031-250100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

TODAY
LIGHT N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING.
SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

MON AND TUE
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ032-250100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

TODAY
LIGHT N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT AND SUN
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

MON AND TUE
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ033-250100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

SAT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT AND SUN
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

MON
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.



PKZ034-250100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

TODAY
SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

SAT
NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KT
OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT AND SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON AND TUE
NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ035-250100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT AND SAT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT AND SUN
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON AND TUE
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ036-250100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT FRI OCT 24 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

SAT
SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

MON AND TUE
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.