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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Juneau AK
1002 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017


AKZ018-161800-
/O.CON.PAJK.WS.W.0019.171216T0900Z-171217T0000Z/
Taiya Inlet and Klondike Highway-
Including the city of Skagway
1002 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM AKST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow...with 6 to 8 inches expected by Saturday
  afternoon. Also blowing snow and wind gusts to 45 mph near
  White Pass.

* WHERE...Along the Klondike Highway above 1000 feet elevation.

* WHEN...Beginning tonight with heaviest snowfall late tonight
  through Saturday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Driving will be hazardous. Strong winds
  are also expected. Blowing snow will reduce visibilities
  especially near White Pass.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A warning means that a winter storm is already occurring or
imminent. This storm could pose a threat to life and property.

Driving will be hazardous. Strong winds are also expected.
Blowing snow will reduce visibilities.

This statement will be updated by 9 AM AKST Saturday morning or
sooner if conditions warrant.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Juneau AK
1002 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017


AKZ019-161800-
/O.CON.PAJK.WS.W.0019.000000T0000Z-171216T1800Z/
Haines Borough and Lynn Canal-
Including the city of Haines
1002 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM AKST
SATURDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow...with 5 to 7 inches expected by late
  Saturday morning.

* WHERE...West of the Chilkat River bridge along the Haines
  Highway.

* WHEN...Beginning tonight with the heaviest snowfall prior to
  Saturday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will be hazardous. Heavy wet snow
  will be difficult to manage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A warning means that a winter storm is already occurring or
imminent. This storm could pose a threat to life and property.

This statement will be updated by 9 AM AKST Saturday morning or
sooner if conditions warrant.

&&

$$


Storm Warning


Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
320 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

Coastal Waters Forecast for the Northern Gulf of Alaska Coast
up to 100 nm out including Kodiak Island and Cook Inlet.

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ119-161345-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
320 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 45 kt becoming SW 20 kt after midnight. Near
the coast, SE wind 55 kt diminishing to 45 kt after midnight. Higher
gusts to 65 kt this evening. Seas 20 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$


Gale Warning


Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 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.

PKZ036-161600-
Clarence Strait-
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...GALE WARNING LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt in the evening, then
becoming SE 35 kt late. Seas 4 ft building to 7 ft late. Rain.
.SAT...SE wind 35 kt becoming SW 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9
ft. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft subsiding to 5 ft
late. Rain showers.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...NW wind 10 kt becoming SE. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
751 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ051-162300-
Cape Fairweather to Icy Cape-
751 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 45 kt. Seas 11 ft building to 17 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW wind 30 kt diminishing in the afternoon. Seas 16 ft.
Rain showers in the morning, then rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. S swell. Rain
showers in the evening. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Rain
showers late.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. SW swell. Rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 16 ft. SW swell. Chance of
rain and snow showers.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 16 ft subsiding to 12 ft.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...W wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.



$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
751 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ052-162300-
Icy Cape to Cape Suckling-
751 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...E wind 45 kt. Seas 13 ft building to 18 ft.
Rain.
.SAT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft. Rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft. S swell. Rain showers
and slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 15 ft. SW swell. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 15 ft. SW swell. Chance of
rain and snow showers.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 14 ft subsiding to 10 ft.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...W wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.



$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
751 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ042-162300-
Cape Decision to Cape Edgecumbe-
751 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 40 kt in the late evening.
Seas 14 ft. Chance of rain early in the evening, then rain.
.SAT...S wind 30 kt becoming W 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
16 ft. Rain in the morning, then showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain showers. Slight
chance of thunderstorms late.
.SUN...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 18 ft. W swell. Rain showers.
.MON...S wind 20 kt becoming W. Seas 17 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.WED...W wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.



$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
751 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ043-162300-
Cape Edgecumbe to Cape Fairweather-
751 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt becoming SE 40 kt in the late evening.
Seas 15 ft. Slight chance of rain early in the evening, then rain.
.SAT...W wind 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt in the morning. Seas 16
ft. Rain in the morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain showers in the
evening. Slight chance of thunderstorms. Rain showers late.
.SUN...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft. Rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 17 ft. SW swell. Rain
showers.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...W wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.



$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST ALASKA...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
751 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

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

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Seas forecasts represent the average of the highest
one-third of the combined windwave and swell height.

PKZ041-162300-
Dixon Entrance to Cape Decision-
751 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming SE 35 kt in the late evening.
Seas 13 ft. Chance of rain early in the evening, then rain.
.SAT...SW wind 35 kt diminishing in the morning. Seas 15 ft. Rain
in the morning, then showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft. Scattered showers in
the evening, then showers late.
.SUN...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft. Showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 18 ft. W swell. Rain showers.
.MON...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.WED...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.



$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
320 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

Offshore waters forecast for the Gulf of Alaska West of 144W

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ351-161445-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore North of 57N and West of 144W-
320 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 to 40 kt diminishing to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Seas 13 to 17 ft. Rain.
.SAT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 13 to 16 ft.
.SUN...SW wind up to 20 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 14 ft.
.MON THROUGH WED...SW wind 10 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 11 ft.

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
320 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

Offshore waters forecast for the Gulf of Alaska West of 144W

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent an average of the highest
one-third of the combined wind wave and swell height.

PKZ352-161445-
Gulf of Alaska Offshore South of 57N North of 55N and West of
144W-
320 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 to 30 kt. Seas 11 to 16 ft.
.SAT...SW wind 35 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 15 to 20 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 16 to 20 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 13 to 18 ft.
.MON THROUGH WED...SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 13 ft.

$$

Offshore Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Juneau AK
308 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

Offshore waters forecast for Gulf of Alaska east of 144W

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.

PKZ310-161815-
Gulf of Alaska North of 55 Degrees North and East of 144 Degrees
West-
308 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 40 kt becoming SW 25 kt late. Seas 14 ft. Rain
in the evening, then scattered rain showers late.
.SAT...W wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft. Scattered rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then rain showers
in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft. Rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SUN...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 17 ft. Slight chance of
thunderstorms in the morning. Showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 17 ft. SW swell shifting to
the W late. Showers in the evening, then chance of showers late.
.MON...N wind 20 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...W wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$


Small Craft Advisory


Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 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.

PKZ035-161600-
Sumner Strait-
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt in the late evening.
Gusts to 45 kt late. Seas 5 ft, except 7 ft near ocean entrances.
Isolated rain showers early in the evening, then rain.
.SAT...SE wind 30 kt becoming SW 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
6 ft, except 9 ft near ocean entrances. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the evening.
Seas 4 ft, except 9 ft near ocean entrances. Rain showers.
.SUN...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 8 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft, except 7 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain and snow showers.
.MON...S wind 15 kt becoming E. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...Light winds becoming E 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 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.

PKZ034-161600-
Frederick Sound-
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt in the late evening.
Seas 5 ft. Scattered rain showers early in the evening, then
rain.
.SAT...SE wind 25 kt diminishing in the afternoon. Seas 6 ft.
Rain in the morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain
showers.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Gusts to 35 kt out of interior
passes. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...SW wind 10 kt becoming SE. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 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.

PKZ032-161600-
Northern Chatham Strait-
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt in the late evening.
Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 5 ft. Isolated rain showers early in the
evening, then rain.
.SAT...SE wind 30 kt becoming S 20 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts to 45 kt in the morning. Seas 5 ft. Rain in the morning,
then rain showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 20 kt becoming S late. Seas 4 ft. Rain
showers.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt becoming NE. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas building to 2 ft
or less.



$$

Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 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.

PKZ033-161600-
Southern Chatham Strait-
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt in the late evening.
Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 5 ft, except 11 ft near ocean entrances.
Rain.
.SAT...S wind 30 kt becoming SW 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
5 ft, except 13 ft near ocean entrances. Rain in the morning,
then rain showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 4 ft,
except 13 ft near ocean entrances. Rain showers.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 12 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft, except 13 ft near ocean
entrances. Rain showers.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 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.

PKZ021-161600-
Icy Strait-
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt increasing to 30 kt late. Seas 3 ft
building to 6 ft late. Isolated rain showers early in the
evening, then rain.
.SAT...SE wind 30 kt becoming SW 20 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 5 ft. Rain in the morning, then rain showers in the
afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 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.

PKZ022-161600-
Cross Sound-
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt in the late evening.
Seas 11 ft. Isolated rain showers early in the evening, then
rain.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 12 ft.
Rain in the morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft. Rain showers and
slight chance of thunderstorms.
.SUN...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft. Rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft. S swell. Rain and snow
showers.
.MON...E wind 20 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...W wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.



$$

Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 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.

PKZ031-161600-
Stephens Passage-
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE wind increasing to 25 kt in the late evening. Gusts
to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Isolated rain showers early in the evening,
then rain.
.SAT...S wind 25 kt diminishing in the afternoon. Seas 6 ft. Rain
in the morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt becoming N. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 kt becoming SE. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 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.

PKZ011-161600-
Glacier Bay-
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt late. Gusts to 40 kt
late. Seas 4 ft. Isolated rain showers early in the evening, then
rain.
.SAT...S wind 15 kt. Gusts to 35 kt in the morning. Seas
4 ft. Rain in the morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Gusts to 35 kt late. Seas 4 ft.
Rain showers. Snow showers late.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.MON...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas building to 2 ft
or less.



$$

Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 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.

PKZ013-161600-
Southern Lynn Canal-
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt becoming SE 30 kt late. Gusts to 40 kt.
Seas 5 ft. Scattered rain showers early in the evening, then rain.
.SAT...S wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain in the
morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 2 ft or less.



$$

Coastal Waters Forecast FOR Southeast Alaska...UPDATED
National Weather Service Juneau AK
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 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.

PKZ012-161600-
Northern Lynn Canal-
802 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

UPDATED

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SAT...S wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain in the
morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain
showers in the evening, then scattered rain showers late.
.SUN...S wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Scattered rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Scattered rain and snow
showers.
.MON...N wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas building to 2 ft
or less.



$$

Marine Forecast for Yakutat Bay
National Weather Service Juneau AK
308 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

Coastal Waters Forecast for Yakutat Bay

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.

PKZ053-161815-
Yakutat Bay-
308 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt increasing to 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas
9 ft, except 4 ft E side of the bay. S swell. Chance of rain
early in the evening, then rain.
.SAT...E wind 25 kt becoming SW 20 kt in the afternoon. Gusts to
40 kt in the morning. Seas 13 ft, except 5 ft E side of the bay. S
swell. Rain in the morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt becoming E late. Seas 12 ft,
except 4 ft E side of the bay. S swell. Rain showers.
.SUN...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft, except 3 ft E side of the
bay. S swell. Rain showers.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft, except 3 ft E side of
the bay. S swell. Rain showers and chance of snow showers.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft subsiding to 4 ft.
.WED...Light winds becoming SW 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

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