Southeast Alaska inside waters from Dixon Entrance to Skagway
FZAK51 PAJK 120525 AAC
CWFAJK

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

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.

PKZ098-121530-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA INNER CHANNELS COASTAL WATERS...
A GALE FORCE LOW WILL MOVE N INTO THE CENTRAL GULF LATE TONIGHT.
THIS LOW WILL WEAKEN AS IT DRIFTS INTO THE NW GULF BY FRIDAY
AFTERNOON. THE ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT WILL LIFT OVER THE
PANHANDLE THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL LIFT
INTO THE SE GULF FRIDAY NIGHT. 

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PKZ011-121530-
GLACIER BAY-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

UPDATED
.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 

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PKZ012-121530-
NORTHERN LYNN CANAL-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...
.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. SNOW SHOWERS
LATE.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



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PKZ013-121530-
SOUTHERN LYNN CANAL-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

UPDATED
.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 



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PKZ021-121530-
ICY STRAIT-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

UPDATED
.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 


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PKZ022-121530-
CROSS SOUND-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...
.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT.
SW SWELL. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT LATE. SE SWELL. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 


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PKZ031-121530-
STEPHENS PASSAGE-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT...
.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT LATE. GUSTS
TO 40 KT NEAR INTERIOR PASSES LATE. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT
LATE. RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. 
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



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PKZ032-121530-
NORTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

UPDATED
.REST OF TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. 
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



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PKZ033-121530-
SOUTHERN CHATHAM STRAIT-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING S LATE. SEAS 12 FT. STRONGEST
WINDS AND HIGHEST SEAS NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. S SWELL. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. HIGHEST SEAS NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. 
S SWELL. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT...EXCEPT 6 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



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PKZ034-121530-
FREDERICK SOUND-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

UPDATED
.REST OF TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. OUT OF INTERIOR PASSES...GUSTS
TO 50 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...E WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. 
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



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PKZ035-121530-
SUMNER STRAIT-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 11 FT NEAR OCEAN
ENTRANCES. RAIN LATE.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NEAR OCEAN ENTRANCES. RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. 
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



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PKZ036-121530-
CLARENCE STRAIT-
825 PM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...
.REST OF TONIGHT...SE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. 
.SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. 
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. 
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 



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