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NWS Forecast

FZAK51 PAJK 201554 AAA
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 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.

PKZ098-211000-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

A GALE FORCE LOW IN THE CENTRAL GULF WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN SUN AS
IT MOVES WEST. ANOTHER LOW WILL PUSH NORTHWARD TO LIE JUST WEST
OF PRINCE OF WALES ISLAND SUN EVENING BEFORE MOVING INTO THE
NORTHEAST GULF ON MON.



PKZ011-211000-
GLACIER BAY-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

TODAY
S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. LIGHT RAIN.

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

MON
N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN
IN THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT AND TUE
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

WED
SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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




PKZ012-211000-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


REST OF TODAY
S WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE LATE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. PERIODS
OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 3 FT.

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

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

TUE THROUGH THU
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.




PKZ013-211000-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY


REST OF TODAY
SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.

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

MON
N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

MON NIGHT AND TUE
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

WED AND THU
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.




PKZ021-211000-
ICY STRAIT-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY EARLY TODAY


TODAY
SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING.
STRONGEST WINDS WESTERN HALF. SEAS 5 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING.

TONIGHT
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

MON
E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT AND TUE
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

WED AND THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.




PKZ022-211000-
CROSS SOUND-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING. SEAS 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SW SWELL. PERIODS OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING.

TONIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SW SWELL IN THE EVENING.

MON
E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN
IN THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

TUE
NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

WED
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.




PKZ031-211000-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

TODAY
SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT RAIN IN THE MORNING.

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

MON
SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

WED
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.




PKZ032-211000-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

TODAY
S WIND 20 KT BECOMING N IN THE MORNING...THEN DIMINISHING
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. LIGHT RAIN IN THE MORNING.

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

MON
SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING.

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

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

WED AND THU
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.




PKZ033-211000-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT


TODAY
SE WIND 30 KT. STRONGEST WINDS NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. SEAS
6 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. LIGHT RAIN.

MON
SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
9 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING.

MON NIGHT
N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...EXCEPT 5 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES.

TUE
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED AND THU
N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.




PKZ034-211000-
FREDERICK SOUND-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT


TODAY
SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.

TONIGHT
NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.

MON
E WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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

WED
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

THU
NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.




PKZ035-211000-
SUMNER STRAIT-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TONIGHT


TODAY
E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6
FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. PERIODS OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING.

TONIGHT
E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES.

MON
E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

TUE
W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED AND THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.




PKZ036-211000-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
754 AM AKDT SUN APR 20 2014

GALE WARNING TODAY AND TONIGHT


TODAY
SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT. STRONGEST WINDS NORTHERN AREA IN THE MORNING.
NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 10 FT. PERIODS OF RAIN.

TONIGHT
SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT. NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT LATE. PERIODS OF
RAIN.

MON
SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

TUE
NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

WED AND THU
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.