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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAJK 301152
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 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.

PKZ098-310100-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

AS LOW PRESSURE OVER THE GULF MOVES WESTWARD A RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE CONTINUES TO BUILD OVER THE PANHANDLE TODAY. THE HIGH
PRESSURE RIDGE WILL THEN EXTEND OVER THE EASTERN GULF THROUGH
THU.



PKZ011-310100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG AND SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG LATE.

THU
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

FRI THROUGH SUN
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



PKZ012-310100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AND SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.

TONIGHT
S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT
IN THE EVENING THEN SUBSIDING. AREAS OF FOG LATE.

THU
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

FRI THROUGH SUN
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ013-310100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AND SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG LATE.

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

THU NIGHT
S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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



PKZ021-310100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG AND SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG LATE.

THU
NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

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

FRI AND SAT
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ022-310100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS AND PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG LATE.

THU
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

FRI THROUGH SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ031-310100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
AREAS OF FOG LATE.

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

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

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

SAT
LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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



PKZ032-310100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
S WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG LATE.

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

THU NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

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



PKZ033-310100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
SE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG LATE.

THU
NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

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

FRI AND SAT
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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



PKZ034-310100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
SE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG LATE.

THU
NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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

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



PKZ035-310100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG LATE.

THU
NW WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI THROUGH SUN
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ036-310100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 30 2014

TODAY
SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. AREAS OF FOG LATE.

THU
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI THROUGH SUN
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.