Southeast Alaska inside waters from Dixon Entrance to Skagway


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Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska
National Weather Service Juneau AK
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

Southeast Alaska Coastal Waters from Dixon Entrance to
Cape Suckling out 100 nm

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.

PKZ098-220400-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A weather front over the eastern gulf offshore of southern
Baranof Island will weaken in place this morning. Another
weather front will move north through the far eastern gulf and
southeast AK Wednesday, to be positioned over Kupreanof Island by
early Thursday morning.  

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PKZ011-220400-
Glacier Bay-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017
.TODAY...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow early in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.THU...SE wind 20 kt becoming N. Seas 4 ft. 
.FRI...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 

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PKZ012-220400-
Northern Lynn Canal-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...GALE WARNING THIS MORNING AND LATE TONIGHT...
.TODAY...N wind 35 kt with gusts to 50 kt, diminishing to 25 kt 
in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft. Snow early in the morning. Freezing 
spray in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt increasing to 35 kt late. Seas 8 ft. 
Freezing spray.
.WED...N gale to 35 kt. Seas 8 ft. Freezing spray in the morning.
.WED NIGHT...N gale to 35 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 8 ft.
Freezing spray. 
.THU...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. 
.FRI...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. 
.SAT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. 

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PKZ013-220400-
Southern Lynn Canal-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...
.TODAY...N wind 30 kt. Out of interior passes, gusts to 35 kt in
the morning. Seas 8 ft. Snow.
.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. 
.WED...N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.THU...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.FRI...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SAT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. 

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PKZ021-220400-
Icy Strait-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS MORNING...
.TODAY...NE wind 25 kt diminishing in the afternoon. Seas 5 ft. 
Snow.
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.WED...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow in the morning, then
rain in the afternoon. 
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.THU...E wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.FRI...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 

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PKZ022-220400-
Cross Sound-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...
.TODAY...E wind 35 kt early diminishing to 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Snow
early in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. 
.WED...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain in the morning. 
.WED NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.THU...E wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. 
.FRI...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. 
.SAT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. 

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PKZ031-220400-
Stephens Passage-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
.TODAY...N wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow.
.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 6 ft. 
.WED...N wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.THU...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SAT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. 

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PKZ032-220400-
Northern Chatham Strait-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...
.TODAY...N wind 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt early. Seas 6 ft. 
Snow.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. 
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow in the morning, then
rain in the afternoon. 
.WED NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.THU...SE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 

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PKZ033-220400-
Southern Chatham Strait-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017
.TODAY...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain and snow in the morning.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow in the morning. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 

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PKZ034-220400-
Frederick Sound-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017
.TODAY...E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt early in the morning. Seas
4 ft. Snow in the morning, then rain in the afternoon. 
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Out of interior passes, gusts to 50 kt
late. Seas 4 ft. 
.WED...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow in the morning. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Gusts to 40 kt out of interior passes.
Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SAT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 

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PKZ035-220400-
Sumner Strait-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT...
.TODAY...E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 6 ft
near ocean entrances. Rain and snow early in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Out of interior passes,
gusts to 45 kt late. Seas 5 ft. Rain late. 
.WED...NE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.FRI...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SAT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. 

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PKZ036-220400-
Clarence Strait-
406 AM AKST Tue Nov 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THIS MORNING...
.TODAY...SE wind 25 kt becoming NE 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5
ft. Rain early in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Out of interior passes, gusts to 40 kt
late. Seas 4 ft. Rain late. 
.WED...SE wind 20 kt. Gusts to 40 kt out of interior
passes. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt out of interior
passes. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.FRI...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. 

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