Southeast Alaska inside waters from Dixon Entrance to Skagway


FZAK51 PAJK 011147
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 

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.

PKZ098-020100-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAKENING LOW IN THE NORTHEASTERN GULF WILL DISSIPATE WED
MORNING AS A STRONGER LOW MARCHES FROM THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF
INTO THE CENTRAL GULF BY THU. AN ASSOCIATED GALE FORCE WEATHER
FRONT WILL REACH THE CENTRAL GULF WED AFTERNOON AND THE
SOUTHEAST ALASKA COAST THU MORNING. 

$$

PKZ011-020100-
GLACIER BAY-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 
.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

$$

PKZ012-020100-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 
.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING
TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

$$

PKZ013-020100-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 
.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

$$

PKZ021-020100-
ICY STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...
.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT
BUILDING TO 5 FT LATE. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

$$

PKZ022-020100-
CROSS SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...
.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT. S
SWELL IN THE EVENING. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING. 
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

$$

PKZ031-020100-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 
.TODAY...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS. 
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT LATE. OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES...GUSTS TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

$$

PKZ032-020100-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 
.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING
TO 15 KT AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

$$

PKZ033-020100-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...
.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR
OCEAN ENTRANCES. 
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

$$

PKZ034-020100-
FREDERICK SOUND-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...
.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. 
RAIN SHOWERS. 
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN LATE. 
.THU...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

$$

PKZ035-020100-
SUMNER STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...
.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT...THEN BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN
LATE. 
.THU...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

$$

PKZ036-020100-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
400 AM AKDT WED APR 1 2015 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...
.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. 
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. RAIN LATE. 
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 

$$