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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZAK52 PAJK

FZAK52 PAJK 282354
CWFAEG

Coastal Waters Forecast for Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
254 PM AKST Tue Jan 28 2020

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.

PKZ099-291800-
254 PM AKST Tue Jan 28 2020

SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS

A storm force low will enter the east-central Gulf from the south
on Tuesday night and then track towards the north Gulf coast by
Wednesday morning. High seas of 35 to 40 ft will build into the
eastern Gulf on Wednesday. Outlook. A second storm force low will
enter the Gulf on Wednesday night and cross the central outer
coast on Thursday while still very strong.



PKZ041-291800-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
254 PM AKST Tue Jan 28 2020

STORM WARNING THROUGH THIS EVENING


TONIGHT
SE wind 40 kt increasing to 55 kt in the evening, then
becoming S 45 kt late. Seas 14 ft building to 28 ft. Rain.

WED
SW wind 45 kt diminishing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
35 ft.

WED NIGHT
S wind 25 kt increasing to storm force wind to
55 kt late. Seas 30 ft. SW swell in the evening. Rain showers.

THU
SW storm force wind to 50 kt. Gusts to 65 kt. Seas
29 ft.

THU NIGHT
SW gale to 35 kt. Seas 21 ft. Rain showers.

FRI
W wind 20 kt. Seas 16 ft.

SAT
W wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft.

SUN
NW wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft.



PKZ042-291800-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
254 PM AKST Tue Jan 28 2020

STORM WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SE wind 35 kt increasing to 55 kt in the evening, then
diminishing to S 45 kt late. Seas 10 ft building to 26 ft. Rain.

WED
SW wind 45 kt diminishing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
34 ft.

WED NIGHT
S wind 25 kt becoming SE gale to 45 kt late.
Gusts to 60 kt late. Seas 28 ft. Rain showers.

THU
SW storm force wind to 55 kt diminishing to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Gusts to 70 kt. Seas 26 ft.

THU NIGHT
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 21 ft.

FRI
SW wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft.

SAT
W wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft.

SUN
W wind 20 kt. Seas 13 ft.



PKZ043-291800-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
254 PM AKST Tue Jan 28 2020

STORM WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SE wind 35 kt increasing to 50 kt in the evening, then
diminishing to 40 kt late. Seas 10 ft building to 24 ft. Rain.

WED
SE wind 40 kt becoming SW 45 kt in the morning, then
diminishing to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 31 ft. Rain in the
morning.

WED NIGHT
S wind 25 kt becoming E gale to 35 kt late. Seas 27
ft. Rain late.

THU
NE gale to 35 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 22 ft.

THU NIGHT
SW wind 30 kt. Seas 19 ft.

FRI
SW wind 25 kt. Seas 18 ft subsiding to 14 ft.

SAT
W wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft.

SUN
W wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft.



PKZ051-291800-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
254 PM AKST Tue Jan 28 2020

STORM WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
SE wind 30 kt becoming E 55 kt late. Seas 14 ft
building to 23 ft. Rain.

WED
SE wind 35 kt becoming SW 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 27
ft. Rain in the morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
S wind 25 kt becoming E 20 kt late. Seas 25 ft. SW
swell.

THU
E wind 20 kt becoming SW gale to 35 kt in the morning. Seas
20 ft.

THU NIGHT
S wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft. S swell.

FRI
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft.

SAT
NW wind 10 kt. Seas 11 ft.

SUN
NW wind 15 kt becoming E. Seas 9 ft.



PKZ052-291800-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
254 PM AKST Tue Jan 28 2020

STORM WARNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
E wind 30 kt increasing to 50 kt in the evening. Seas
12 ft building to 24 ft. Rain.

WED
E wind 40 kt shifting S 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 23 ft
building to 31 ft in the afternoon. Rain in the morning, then
rain showers in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
S wind 30 kt. Seas 24 ft.

THU
SW gale to 35 kt. Seas 20 ft. Snow.

THU NIGHT
S wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. S swell.

FRI
SW wind 15 kt. Seas 14 ft.

SAT
W wind 10 kt. Seas 12 ft subsiding to 8 ft.

SUN
NW wind 15 kt becoming S. Seas 8 ft.