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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAJK

FZAK51 PAJK 192342
CWFAJK

Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 nm

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.

PKZ098-201645-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

A gale force low S of Cape Suckling will move ashore in Prince
William Sound as a ridge of high pressure builds over the
Panhandle Thursday night. Another low will move N to Haida Gwaii
Friday as high pressure settles across the Panhandle.



PKZ011-201645-
Glacier Bay-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

TONIGHT
S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.

FRI
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain showers.

FRI NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain showers
late.

SAT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain showers.

SUN
SE wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.

MON
SE wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
Light winds becoming SE 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.



PKZ012-201645-
Northern Lynn Canal-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
S wind 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt late. Seas 6 ft.
Rain early in the evening, then rain showers.

FRI
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.

FRI NIGHT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SAT
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT NIGHT
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.

SUN
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
S wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.



PKZ013-201645-
Southern Lynn Canal-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
S wind 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt late. Seas 6 ft.
Rain early in the evening, then showers.

FRI
S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers.

FRI NIGHT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SAT
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT NIGHT
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.

SUN
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.



PKZ021-201645-
Icy Strait-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

TONIGHT
W wind 20 kt becoming SE. Seas 4 ft. Rain early in the
evening, then showers.

FRI
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Showers.

FRI NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SAT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SUN
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.



PKZ022-201645-
Cross Sound-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY


TONIGHT
SW wind increasing to 25 kt in the evening. Seas 10
ft. Showers.

FRI
S wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft. Showers.

FRI NIGHT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell. Showers late.

SAT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell.

SAT NIGHT
E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. SW swell. Showers.

SUN
E wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

MON
E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

TUE
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft.



PKZ031-201645-
Stephens Passage-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
S wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt late. Seas 4 ft.
Rain early in the evening, then rain showers.

FRI
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain showers in the
morning.

FRI NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SAT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SUN
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
SE wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.



PKZ032-201645-
Northern Chatham Strait-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

TONIGHT
S wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the evening. Seas 4
ft. Rain early in the evening.

FRI
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Rain showers.

FRI NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SAT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SUN
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.



PKZ033-201645-
Southern Chatham Strait-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

TONIGHT
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 9 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers early in the evening.

FRI
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers in the morning.

FRI NIGHT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 6 ft near
ocean entrances.

SAT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 6 ft near
ocean entrances.

SAT NIGHT
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, except 6 ft
near ocean entrances. Rain showers.

SUN
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.



PKZ034-201645-
Frederick Sound-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

TONIGHT
S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain early in the evening.

FRI
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft in the morning then 2 ft or
less. Rain showers in the morning.

FRI NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SAT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SUN
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
SE wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.



PKZ035-201645-
Sumner Strait-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

TONIGHT
S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 6 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain early in the evening.

FRI
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft in the morning then 2 ft or
less.

FRI NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SAT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Showers.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

SUN
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft then 2 ft or less.

TUE
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.



PKZ036-201645-
Clarence Strait-
342 PM AKDT Thu Apr 19 2018

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
SE wind 30 kt diminishing to 15 kt. Seas 6 ft then
2 ft or less. Near ocean entrances, seas 7 ft. Rain early in the
evening.

FRI
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 6 ft near ocean
entrances.

SAT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SUN
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

TUE
SE wind 15 kt. Seas building to 3 ft.