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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAJK 231122
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 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.

PKZ098-240100-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

A WEAK LOW W OF HAIDA GWAII WILL MOVE W THROUGH THE DAY AND MERGE
WITH A SECOND LOW IN THE N PACIFIC. THE RESULTING SYSTEM WILL
ROTATE E AND BECOME NEARLY STATIONARY OFF THE COAST OF HAIDA GWAII
THROUGH FRI.



PKZ011-240100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
NW WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

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

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

SUN AND MON
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ012-240100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

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

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT THROUGH MON
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ013-240100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

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

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

SUN AND MON
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ021-240100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.

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

FRI
SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN AND MON
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ022-240100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

FRI NIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN AND MON
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ031-240100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG IN
THE MORNING.

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

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

SAT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SUN
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ032-240100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING.

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

FRI
SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT THROUGH SUN
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ033-240100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRI NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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

MON
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ034-240100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. OUT OF
INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRI NIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ035-240100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

FRI NIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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

MON
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ036-240100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.

TONIGHT
SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

FRI
SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.

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

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

MON
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.