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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAJK 200319 AAA
CWFAEG

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
718 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

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.

PKZ099-202130-
718 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS

A GALE FORCE LOW MOVING N ACROSS THE NORTHERN PANHANDLE WILL
PUSH INTO THE CANADIAN YUKON THIS EVENING AND WEAKEN. ANOTHER
LOW WILL HEAD NW FROM THE GULF INTO PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND THIS
EVENING WITH ITS TRAILING FRONT PUSHING INTO THE SOUTHERN
PANHANDLE MON MORNING. OUTLOOK. A NEW GALE FORCE LOW WILL MOVE
INTO THE SE GULF MON NIGHT AND TUE. 



PKZ041-202130-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
718 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

MON
SW WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT.
S SWELL SHIFTING TO THE W IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

MON NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E GALE TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
11 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.

TUE
SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.

WED
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

THU
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

FRI
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.




PKZ042-202130-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
718 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. showers and ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

MON
SW WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT.
W SWELL IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MON NIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E GALE TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
11 FT.

TUE
E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.

TUE NIGHT
SE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT. RAIN.

WED
SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

THU
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

FRI
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.




PKZ043-202130-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
718 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. out of cross
sound...gusts to 45 kt late. SEAS 9 FT. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

MON
SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
W SWELL IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 30 KT LATE. SEAS 10 FT
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT LATE.

TUE
E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

TUE NIGHT
E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.

WED
E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

THU
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

FRI
E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.




PKZ051-202130-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
718 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 30 kt LATE. SEAS 9 FT.
S SWELL. showers and ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MON
E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT. S
SWELL. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 7
FT LATE.

TUE
E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

TUE NIGHT
E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

WED
E GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

THU
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FRI
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.




PKZ052-202130-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
718 PM AKDT SUN OCT 19 2014

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E LATE and increasing to
25 kt. SEAS 10 FT. SW SWELL. showers and ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MON
SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 FT.
SE SWELL. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 7 FT.

TUE
NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL.

TUE NIGHT
NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

WED
NE GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

THU
NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

FRI
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.