Kake, AK Marine Weather and Tide Forecast
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Marine Weather and Tide Forecast for Kake, AK

June 17, 2024 6:43 PM AKDT (02:43 UTC) Change Location
Sunrise 3:47 AM   Sunset 10:09 PM
Moonrise 5:25 PM   Moonset 1:38 AM 
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PKZ034 Frederick Sound- 259 Pm Akdt Mon Jun 17 2024

Tonight - Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.

Tue - Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.

Tue night - Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.

Wed - S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

Wed night - S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

Thu - SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

Fri - Light winds. Seas 2 ft or less.

Sat - E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.

PKZ005
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7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Kake, AK
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Area Discussion for - Juneau, AK
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FXAK67 PAJK 172248 AFDAJK

Southeast Alaska Forecast Discussion National Weather Service Juneau AK 248 PM AKDT Mon Jun 17 2024

SHORT TERM
More sun and warm weather is in store for SE AK today with the extremely slight chance of a thunderstorm on the extreme northern end and extreme southeastern end of the panhandle. Currently, at the time of writing, a series of thunderstorms in British Columbia is moving south, soon to cross over near Haines Customs. Furthermore, another cluster of storms may hold together to enter the AOR near Hyder. Expect condition for continued storm development to last through early this evening.

As for the pesky marine layer, areas along the coast are not expected to have clearing skies for much of the day on Tuesday, with highs only reaching the the low 60s. Elsewhere in the far inner channels, temperatures will reach the mid to upper 70s for Juneau northward, and the upper 60s for the central and southern panhandle.

LONG TERM
Summer-like weather will be the start of the long term forecast, but a weather pattern change will bring cooler temps and rain back to the panhandle.

A ridge will continue to hover over SE AK through Wednesday, with the axis slowly moving E over the Gulf and across the area. Dry, with afternoon sea breezes in the inner channels is the main theme over the next few days. By Thursday, a weak wave will attempt to advance through the ridge, bringing with it chances of rain, though operational guidance is likely overemphasizing PoP chances with this system. Anticipate fairly minimal QPF totals and wind impacts, if the system isn't largely eroded away by the ridge itself.

By the end of the week, an extension of a closed low over the Aleutians attempts to form into a longwave trough and move into the Gulf, bringing some onshore flow, cooler temperatures, and increasing PoPs through the weekend. Think that there is a good chance that much of the energy will move S of the panhandle, but still anticipate at least some chances of rain for the area.

Threats to coastal and gulf waters remain low through Thursday, with our swell’s significant deep ocean wave heights remaining largely under 8ft. With that said, stout 15 to 20 knot northwest winds along the coast will bring short period wind driven waves to the west coast of Prince of Wales and into Dixon Entrance.

AVIATION
/Through Tuesday afternoon/...The extensive marine layer that penetrated well inland last night never did completely dissipate today and will return tonight. Expect very low CIGs once again Tuesday morning, but when the clouds dissipate with daytime heating, it will be very fine flying weather. As with today, lowest conditions will be on the outer coast and last there the longest.

Showers and thunderstorms began forming over The Yukon and British Columbia by late morning and have been tracking south and increasing in number through the afternoon the potential for afternoon thunderstorms over Southeast Alaska is there, but the probability of them surviving the transit over the higher terrain that makes up the international border is low. Best chance for them to appear will be over the far northern inner channels - Skagway, Haines and Lynn Canal. Expect the same for tomorrow

MARINE
The previous day's marine layer currently moving out of the inner channels will make it's return to the inside waters late tonight. Not looking much in terms of fog tonight with some drier air undercutting the aforementioned marine layer, raising the cloud deck up hundreds of feet. Winds from the resulting temperature difference will continue to increase in east west facing channels such as Icy Strait and Peril Strait as the layer retreats. Expect similar conditions tomorrow as the marine layer retreats yet again Tuesday morning.

HYDROLOGY
Flood advisory continues for the Chilkat River due to snowmelt. The river has crested and is expected to lower through this afternoon and evening before raising again. The Chilkat is expected to continue to fluctuate up and down on a daily pattern through the next few days with the river staying above minor flood stage for most of that time. By Thursday, as clouds move into the area limiting daytime heating, the Chilkat stage will begin to drop and then fall below flood stage overnight.

AJK WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES
PUBLIC...None.
MARINE...Small Craft Advisory for PKZ021-642.




Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind AirWater WavesinHgDewPt
FFIA2 - Five Finger, AK 32 mi43 minSW 6G7 56°F 29.98
PGXA2 46 mi40 minNW 9.9G14 54°F 50°F


Wind History for Port Alexander, AK
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisSkyWeatherAirDewPtRHinHg
PAFE KAKE,AK 12 sm47 minWNW 0710 smClear57°F48°F72%30.03
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Tide / Current for Entrance Island, Alaska
   
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Entrance Island
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Mon -- 01:38 AM AKDT     Moonset
Mon -- 04:01 AM AKDT     Sunrise
Mon -- 04:49 AM AKDT     2.47 feet Low Tide
Mon -- 11:00 AM AKDT     10.11 feet High Tide
Mon -- 04:34 PM AKDT     4.58 feet Low Tide
Mon -- 05:24 PM AKDT     Moonrise
Mon -- 09:51 PM AKDT     Sunset
Mon -- 10:41 PM AKDT     13.22 feet High Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Entrance Island, Alaska, Tide feet
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10.6
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8.5
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6.2
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4.1
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2.8
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2.5
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4.7
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6.5
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8.3
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9.6
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10.1
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9.7
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8.6
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7.1
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5.7
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5.7
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7.5
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9.6
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11.6
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12.9
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13.2


Tide / Current for Hamilton Bay, Kupreanof Island, Alaska
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Hamilton Bay
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Mon -- 01:38 AM AKDT     Moonset
Mon -- 04:00 AM AKDT     Sunrise
Mon -- 04:22 AM AKDT     2.47 feet Low Tide
Mon -- 10:41 AM AKDT     9.21 feet High Tide
Mon -- 04:07 PM AKDT     4.58 feet Low Tide
Mon -- 05:25 PM AKDT     Moonrise
Mon -- 09:52 PM AKDT     Sunset
Mon -- 10:22 PM AKDT     12.32 feet High Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Hamilton Bay, Kupreanof Island, Alaska, Tide feet
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3.4
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11.4
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12.1


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