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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAJK 200630 AAB
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 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.

PKZ098-202130-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

A GALE FORCE LOW MOVING N ACROSS THE NORTHERN PANHANDLE WILL PUSH
INTO THE CANADIAN YUKON SUN EVENING AND WEAKEN. ANOTHER LOW WILL
HEAD NW FROM THE GULF INTO PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND SUN EVENING WITH
ITS TRAILING FRONT PUSHING INTO THE SOUTHERN PANHANDLE MON MORNING.
OUTLOOK. A NEW GALE FORCE LOW WILL MOVE INTO THE SE GULF MON NIGHT
AND TUE.



PKZ011-202130-
GLACIER BAY-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

REST OF TONIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

MON
N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.

MON NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N AND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

TUE
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.

WED
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ012-202130-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT


REST OF TONIGHT
S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5
FT. SHOWERS.

MON
N WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.

TUE
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ013-202130-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT


REST OF TONIGHT
S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 5
FT. SHOWERS.

MON
N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.

TUE
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

WED
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ021-202130-
ICY STRAIT-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

MON
SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.

TUE
NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.

WED
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ022-202130-
CROSS SOUND-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
SW WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 30 KT LATE. SEAS 8 FT.
RAIN.

MON
NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT. W
SWELL IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MON NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

WED
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

THU
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

FRI
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ031-202130-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

REST OF TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

MON
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING
TO 5 FT LATE. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

TUE
N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES. SEAS 5
FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.

WED
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ032-202130-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

REST OF TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

MON
S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.

TUE
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.

WED
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ033-202130-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

REST OF TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS.

MON
SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

MON NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT.

TUE
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.

WED
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ034-202130-
FREDERICK SOUND-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

MON
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

MON NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE LATE. OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES...GUSTS TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

TUE
NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.

WED
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ035-202130-
SUMNER STRAIT-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.

MON
E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MON NIGHT
E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE.

TUE
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT...EXCEPT 9 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.

WED
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

FRI
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ036-202130-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
730 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

MON
SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MON NIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 5
FT BUILDING TO 8 FT LATE. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

TUE
SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.

WED
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

THU
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.