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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAJK 282036 AAC
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 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.

PKZ098-290100-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

A LOW IN THE EASTERN GULF WILL DROP SE THROUGH FRI NIGHT BEFORE
MOVING BACK INTO THE NE GULF SAT. 



PKZ011-290100-
GLACIER BAY-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

REST OF TODAY
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

SUN
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ012-290100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

UPDATED

GALE WARNING TODAY


REST OF TODAY
N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
N WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT
N WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

SUN
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.



PKZ013-290100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


REST OF TODAY
N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT
N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

SUN
VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ021-290100-
ICY STRAIT-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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

TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

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

SAT NIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

SUN
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ022-290100-
CROSS SOUND-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


REST OF TODAY
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT
E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5
FT. SHOWERS.

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

SUN
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ031-290100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

UPDATED

REST OF TODAY
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
N WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.

SAT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

SUN
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ032-290100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

UPDATED

REST OF TODAY
N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

TONIGHT
N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

SUN
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ033-290100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TODAY
S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

SUN
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON
SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

TUE
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.



PKZ034-290100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

TODAY
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

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

SAT
E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SHOWERS.

SUN
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ035-290100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

UPDATED

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

TONIGHT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SHOWERS.

SAT
SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. SHOWERS.

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

SUN
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



PKZ036-290100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
1149 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

GALE WARNING TODAY


REST OF TODAY
S WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT LATE. SHOWERS.

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

SAT NIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SHOWERS.

SUN
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MON
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.