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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK52 PAJK

FZAK52 PAJK 171329
CWFAEG

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
National Weather Service Juneau AK
429 AM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017

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

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ099-180730-
429 AM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS

A weakening surface low will continue to progress east into the
east-central gulf today and remain nearly stationary until early
Monday. The low will then be pushed southeast by a building
surface high pressure near the Canadian border Monday into Monday
night.



PKZ041-180730-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
429 AM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
W wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft. SW swell. Scattered rain
showers with isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft. W swell. Slight chance of
thunderstorms in the evening. Rain showers.

MON
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 14 ft. W swell. Rain showers in the
morning, then scattered rain showers in the afternoon.

MON NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 13 ft. W swell. Scattered rain
showers.

TUE
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

WED
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

THU
SW wind 15 kt becoming SE. Seas 8 ft.



PKZ042-180730-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
429 AM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
W wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft. SW swell. Scattered rain
showers with isolated thunderstorms. 

TONIGHT
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft. W swell. Slight chance of
thunderstorms in the evening. Rain showers.

MON
W wind 15 kt. Seas 14 ft. W swell. Scattered rain
showers.

MON NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 12 ft. W swell. Scattered
rain showers.

TUE
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.

WED
W wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.

THU
SW wind 15 kt becoming SE. Seas 9 ft.



PKZ043-180730-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
429 AM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
W wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft. SW swell. Scattered rain
showers with isolated thunderstorms.

TONIGHT
S wind 15 kt becoming E late. Seas 14 ft. W swell.
Scattered rain showers in the evening, then rain and snow showers
late.

MON
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft. SW swell. Scattered rain and
snow showers.

MON NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft. W swell.

TUE
NW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

WED
W wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

THU
SW wind 15 kt becoming SE. Seas 9 ft.



PKZ051-180730-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
429 AM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft. SW swell. Scattered rain
showers with isolated thunderstorms.

TONIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 13 ft. SW swell. Scattered rain and
snow showers.

MON
N wind 10 kt. Seas 10 ft. SW swell. Scattered rain and
snow showers.

MON NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft. SW swell.

TUE
W wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.

WED
W wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

THU
SW wind 15 kt becoming E. Seas 9 ft.



PKZ052-180730-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
429 AM AKST Sun Dec 17 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 14 ft. SW swell. Rain showers.
Isolated thunderstorms in the morning.

TONIGHT
S wind 15 kt becoming E late. Seas 12 ft. SW swell.
Scattered rain showers. Scattered snow showers late.

MON
NE wind 10 kt becoming NW in the afternoon. Seas 9 ft.
SW swell. Isolated rain and snow showers.

MON NIGHT
NW wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft. SW swell.

TUE
W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft building to 10 ft.

WED
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.

THU
E wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.