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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK51 PAJK

FZAK51 PAJK 180612 AAA
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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

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.

PKZ098-181415-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

A strong low pressure trough will move south across the panhandle
through Sunday. A significant gale force outflow event is
expected mainly Saturday night. By Sunday the area of low pressure
will have moved into the far southern panhandle and will quickly
weaken through Sunday night.



PKZ011-181415-
Glacier Bay-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SUN
N wind 25 kt diminishing. Seas 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

WED
S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
Light winds becoming S 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.




PKZ012-181415-
Northern Lynn Canal-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

UPDATED

GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
N wind 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft.

SUN
N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

WED
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.




PKZ013-181415-
Southern Lynn Canal-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

UPDATED

GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT


REST OF TONIGHT
N wind 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft.

SUN
N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

WED
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.




PKZ021-181415-
Icy Strait-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
NW wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SUN
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
E wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.

WED
SE wind 15 kt becoming W. Seas 3 ft.

THU
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.




PKZ022-181415-
Cross Sound-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

UPDATED

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


REST OF TONIGHT
E wind increasing to 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.

SUN
E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
E wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

WED
S wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

THU
SW wind 10 kt becoming E. Seas 5 ft.




PKZ031-181415-
Stephens Passage-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

UPDATED

GALE WARNING TONIGHT


REST OF TONIGHT
N wind increasing to 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.

SUN
N wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

MON NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

TUE
N wind 25 kt becoming SE. Seas 5 ft.

WED
SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
Light winds becoming S 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.




PKZ032-181415-
Northern Chatham Strait-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SUN
N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
NE wind 20 kt becoming SE. Seas 5 ft.

WED
S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.




PKZ033-181415-
Southern Chatham Strait-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SUN
N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SUN NIGHT
N wind 20 kt diminishing to 15 kt late. Seas
4 ft.

MON
N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

MON NIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

TUE
N wind 25 kt becoming S. Seas 6 ft.

WED
S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
Light winds becoming S 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.




PKZ034-181415-
Frederick Sound-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
NE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SUN
N wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

MON
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

MON NIGHT
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

TUE
SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

WED
S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
Light winds becoming S 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.




PKZ035-181415-
Sumner Strait-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

UPDATED

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY


REST OF TONIGHT
N wind increasing to 25 kt late. Seas 5 ft.
Rain.

SUN
N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft in the evening then 2 ft
or less.

MON
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

MON NIGHT
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.

TUE
E wind 25 kt becoming S. Seas 6 ft.

WED
S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

THU
Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.




PKZ036-181415-
Clarence Strait-
1012 PM AKDT Sat Aug 17 2019

UPDATED

REST OF TONIGHT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.

SUN
NW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
N wind 15 kt becoming SE late. Seas 3 ft in the
evening then 2 ft or less.

MON
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

MON NIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.

TUE
S wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.

WED
W wind 15 kt becoming S. Seas 4 ft.

THU
Light winds becoming SE 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.