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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAJK 242333
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT THU APR 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.

PKZ098-251400-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE CENTRAL AND MOST OF THE EASTERN GULF
WILL PUSH EASTWARD AS A WEATHER FRONT MOVES INTO THE WESTERN
GULF FRI AFTERNOON. A TROUGH EXTENDING INTO THE CENTRAL
PANHANDLE WILL WEAKEN BY EARLY SAT AS THE FRONT ADVANCES.



PKZ011-251400-
GLACIER BAY-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.

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

FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

MON AND TUE
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



PKZ012-251400-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

MON AND TUE
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



PKZ013-251400-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

MON AND TUE
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



PKZ021-251400-
ICY STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

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

FRI
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT THROUGH MON
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ022-251400-
CROSS SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.

FRI NIGHT AND SAT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

SUN AND MON
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ031-251400-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

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

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

FRI NIGHT
N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.

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

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON AND TUE
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



PKZ032-251400-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

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

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

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON AND TUE
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ033-251400-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

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

FRI
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.

SUN
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ034-251400-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

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

FRI
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT AND SAT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON AND TUE
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ035-251400-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON AND TUE
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ036-251400-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT THU APR 24 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT THROUGH SUN
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.