Southeast Alaska coastal waters out 100 NM from Dixon Entrance


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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
946 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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.

PKZ099-211200-
946 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR OUTSIDE WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW IN THE EASTERN GULF WILL PUSH N ONSHORE AT
CHICHAGOF ISLAND AROUND MIDDAY SAT ON ITS WAY INTO NW CANADA. A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY BUILD OVER THE PANHANDLE
THIS EVENING AS A STORM FORCE LOW APPROACHES THE EASTERN GULF
FROM THE S SAT NIGHT INTO SUN.  

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PKZ041-211200-
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION-
946 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT....
.REST OF TODAY...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT. S SWELL. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
SE 30 KT LATE. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE GALE TO 35 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
14 FT BUILDING TO 22 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.SUN NIGHT...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 23 FT. 
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT. 
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT. 



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PKZ042-211200-
CAPE DECISION TO CAPE EDGECUMBE-
946 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...
.REST OF TODAY...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 14 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. S SWELL. 
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE GALE TO 40 KT INCREASING TO GALE TO 45 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 13 FT BUILDING TO 24 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S GALE TO 45 KT. SEAS 30 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT. 
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT. 



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PKZ043-211200-
CAPE EDGECUMBE TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER-
946 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY THROUGH TONIGHT...
.REST OF TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT. SW SWELL. 
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN
LATE. 
.SUN...E GALE TO 35 KT INCREASING TO STORM FORCE WIND TO 50 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO 21 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S STORM FORCE WIND TO 50 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT
OF CROSS SOUND. SEAS 30 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 18 FT. 
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. 



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PKZ051-211200-
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO ICY CAPE-
946 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS TODAY...
.REST OF TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 FT. SW SWELL. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL. 
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E GALE TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. 
.SUN NIGHT...E STORM FORCE WIND TO 50 KT. SEAS 29 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 24 FT. 
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. 
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 



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PKZ052-211200-
ICY CAPE TO CAPE SUCKLING-
946 AM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY DUE TO SEAS TODAY...
.REST OF TODAY...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT. SW SWELL. SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 6 FT. S SWELL IN THE
EVENING. 
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT. S SWELL IN THE MORNING. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE GALE TO 40 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S GALE TO 35 KT. SEAS 21 FT. 
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 



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