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Coastal Waters Forecast for Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

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.

PKZ098-280500
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS

A storm force front will be moving through the panhandle Tuesday. Low pressure remains over the gulf during the week allowing for strong outflow winds to develop and continue during the week after frontal passage.


PKZ011-280500
Glacier Bay
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

TODAY
NE wind 20 kt becoming E 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray early in the morning. Snow through the day.

TONIGHT
N wind 15 kt increasing to 20 kt late. Seas 3 ft. Snow.

WED
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.

THU
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

FRI
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.


PKZ012-280500
Northern Lynn Canal
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT

TODAY
N wind 20 kt diminishing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray early in the morning. Snow.

TONIGHT
N wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.

WED
N wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.

WED NIGHT
N gale to 45 kt. Gusts to 60 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.

THU
N gale to 45 kt. Seas 9 ft.

FRI
N gale to 40 kt. Seas 7 ft.

SAT
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.


PKZ013-280500
Southern Lynn Canal
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

TODAY
E wind 20 kt becoming SE. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray early in the morning. Snow.

TONIGHT
SE wind 20 kt becoming N late. Seas 4 ft. Snow.

WED
N wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.

WED NIGHT
N gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.

THU
N gale to 35 kt. Seas 7 ft.

FRI
N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SAT
N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.


PKZ021-280500
Icy Strait
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

UPDATED

GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON

REST OF TODAY
E wind 35 kt. Seas 7 ft. Snow.

TONIGHT
E wind 20 kt. Near Point Couverden, gusts to 35 kt in the evening. Seas 4 ft. Snow.

WED
E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

WED NIGHT
E wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

THU
E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.

FRI
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.


PKZ022-280500
Cross Sound
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

UPDATED

GALE WARNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON

REST OF TODAY
E wind 35 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow.

TONIGHT
NE wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft. Snow.

WED
E wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.

WED NIGHT
E wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.

THU
E wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.

FRI
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

SAT
E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.


PKZ031-280500
Stephens Passage
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON

TODAY
SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt, except 45 kt Near Young Bay. Seas 5 ft. Snow.

TONIGHT
SE wind 20 kt becoming NE late. Gusts to 35 kt late. Seas 4 ft. Snow.

WED
N wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED NIGHT
N wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.

THU
N wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.

FRI
N wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.

SAT
NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.


PKZ032-280500
Northern Chatham Strait
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON

TODAY
SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow.

TONIGHT
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow.

WED
N wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft.

THU
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

FRI
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.


PKZ033-280500
Southern Chatham Strait
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON

TODAY
SE wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 7 ft building to 10 ft. Near ocean entrances, seas 13 ft. Snow.

TONIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 13 ft near ocean entrances. Snow.

WED
SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 13 ft near ocean entrances. Snow showers and rain showers.

WED NIGHT
E wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft.

THU
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

FRI
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.


PKZ034-280500
Frederick Sound
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON

TODAY
SE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow.

TONIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow.

WED
E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft.

WED NIGHT
E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

THU
E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

FRI
N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.


PKZ035-280500
Sumner Strait
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

GALE WARNING LATE THIS MORNING

TODAY
SE wind increasing to 35 kt in the morning, then diminishing to 25 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 5 ft building to 7 ft. Near ocean entrances, seas 10 ft. Snow.

TONIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 10 ft near ocean entrances. Snow.

WED
E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 10 ft near ocean entrances.

WED NIGHT
E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft.

THU
E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

FRI
NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

SAT
E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.


PKZ036-280500
Clarence Strait
1155 AM AKST Tue Feb 27 2024

GALE WARNING THROUGH LATE THIS MORNING

TODAY
SE wind 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 ft building to 10 ft. Snow early in the morning, then snow and rain.

TONIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 8 ft near ocean entrances. Snow.

WED
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 8 ft near ocean entrances.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

THU
SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

FRI
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

SAT
N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.