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.
Synopsis...A 983 MB LOW 150 NM SOUTHWEST OF YAKUTAT WILL MOVE TO 25 NM WEST OF
MIDDLETON ISLAND AT 994 MB THU AFTERNOON AND THEN DISSIPATE THU
NIGHT. A 978 MB LOW 325 NM SOUTH OF SITKINAK THU NIGHT WILL MOVE TO
140 NM SOUTH OF MIDDLETON ISLAND AT 975 MB FRI AFTERNOON.
Tonight: NW wind 5 to 10 kt. Clear. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Mostly sunny. Seas around 2 ft.
Thursday Night: N wind 5 to 10 kt becoming ENE after midnight. Snow likely, mainly after midnight. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday: ENE wind around 10 kt becoming N in the afternoon. Snow. Seas around 2 ft.
Friday Night: N wind 5 to 15 kt. Snow showers. Patchy fog after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Saturday: ENE wind around 10 kt. Snow before 3pm, then rain. Seas around 2 ft.
Saturday Night: NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Rain likely before midnight, then snow likely. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Sunday: Variable winds 5 kt or less. Rain and snow likely. Seas around 2 ft.
Sunday Night: NNE wind around 10 kt. A chance of rain and snow showers. Seas around 2 ft.
*Notices: (1) This forecast is for a single location. For safety concerns, mariners should be aware of the weather over a larger area. Forecast information for a larger area can be found within the zone forecast and the NDFD graphics.
(2) The forecast conditions at a particular point may not exceed the criteria of a Small Craft Advisory, Gale, Storm etc. These watches/warnings/advisories are issued for the entire zone in which the point resides and mariners should act accordingly.
Lat: 60.77 Lon: -148.69 Elev: 30
Last Update on Jan 1, 12:00 am UTC
Not a Current Observation