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NWS Forecast

FZAK52 PAJK 172317
CWFAEG

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 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.

PKZ099-181400-
400 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS

A GALE FORCE LOW WILL MOVE NE TO THE CENTRAL GULF THU...THEN
REACH THE NW GULF THU NIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF AND SE ALASKA THU AND THU NIGHT. 



PKZ041-181400-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
400 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT
BUILDING TO 9 FT LATE. RAIN.

THU
SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT BUILDING TO 18 FT
LATE. RAIN.

FRI
SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 18 FT. W SWELL.

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT. W SWELL. RAIN.

SAT
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

SUN
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

MON
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ042-181400-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
400 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT
BUILDING TO 10 FT LATE. RAIN LATE.

THU
SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
SW GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT BUILDING TO 20 FT
LATE. RAIN.

FRI
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.

SAT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

SUN
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

MON
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ043-181400-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
400 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT
BUILDING TO 12 FT LATE. RAIN.

THU
SE WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
15 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 17 FT BUILDING TO 22 FT LATE. RAIN.

FRI
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.

SAT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

SUN
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

MON
S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.



PKZ051-181400-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
400 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT
BUILDING TO 13 FT LATE. RAIN.

THU
E WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
16 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
SE GALE TO 40 KT BECOMING S 30 KT LATE. SEAS
14 FT BUILDING TO 18 FT LATE. RAIN.

FRI
S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 15 FT. SW SWELL. RAIN.

SAT
SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

SUN
S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

MON
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.



PKZ052-181400-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
400 PM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014

GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY


TONIGHT
SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING E 40 KT BY LATE EVENING. SEAS
9 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT LATE. RAIN.

THU
E WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 17 FT. RAIN.

THU NIGHT
E GALE TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS
15 FT. RAIN.

FRI
SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.

SAT
E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

SUN
SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

MON
SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.