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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAJK 291157
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

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.

PKZ098-300100-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ACROSS SE AK THROUGH
WED NIGHT. A DEVELOPING LOW IN THE S CENTRAL GULF LATE WED WILL
TRACK NE INTO THE EASTERN GULF THROUGH THU AFTERNOON...PUSHING
THE RIDGE TO B.C. COAST.



PKZ011-300100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

TODAY
S WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

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

FRI
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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



PKZ012-300100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


TODAY
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT LATE.

THU
N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

FRI
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

SAT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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



PKZ013-300100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

TODAY
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

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

THU
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

FRI
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SAT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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



PKZ021-300100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

TODAY
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

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

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

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



PKZ022-300100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

TODAY
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.

THU NIGHT
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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

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



PKZ031-300100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

TODAY
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.

THU
N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

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

SAT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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



PKZ032-300100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

TODAY
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.

THU
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

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

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

SUN
LIGHT WINDS. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



PKZ033-300100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

TODAY
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TONIGHT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

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

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

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



PKZ034-300100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

TODAY
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

THU
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

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

SAT
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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



PKZ035-300100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

TODAY
SE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

THU
E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.

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

SAT
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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



PKZ036-300100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

TODAY
SE WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

FRI
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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