Southeast Alaska inside waters from Dixon Entrance to Skagway


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

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.

PKZ098-171945-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A LOW WILL MOVE NE TOWARD PRINCE OF WALES ISLAND WED NIGHT AND
DEEPEN TO A 990 MB GALE FORCE LOW SOUTH OF CAPE DECISION THU
MORNING. THE LOW WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN AND MOVE TO CAPE SPENCER THU
NIGHT. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD OVER THE PANHANDLE
ON FRI. 

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PKZ011-171945-
GLACIER BAY-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
OR LESS. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 



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PKZ012-171945-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

UPDATED
.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.THU NIGHT...S WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 



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PKZ013-171945-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

UPDATED
.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 



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PKZ021-171945-
ICY STRAIT-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

UPDATED
.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4
FT LATE.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



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PKZ022-171945-
CROSS SOUND-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...
.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT LATE. 
.THU...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 
5 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



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PKZ031-171945-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING LATE. SEAS 4 FT. 
.THU...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



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PKZ032-171945-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014
.TONIGHT...N WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT LATE.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



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PKZ033-171945-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014


...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...
.TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN
DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS
7 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT LATE. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 7 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



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PKZ034-171945-
FREDERICK SOUND-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

UPDATED
.REST OF TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF INTERIOR
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN LATE.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT. 
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



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PKZ035-171945-
SUMNER STRAIT-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...
.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



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PKZ036-171945-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
536 PM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...
.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 FT
BUILDING TO 7 FT. NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES...SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO
11 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 7 FT
SUBSIDING TO 5 FT LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.SAT...SE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



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