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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

UPDATE TO ZONES 121 129 130 131 AND 138

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.

PKZ197-310330-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 995 MB LOW 100 NM S OF YAKUTAT WILL MOVE TO 70 NM W OF MIDDLETON
ISLAND AT 992 MB AND THEN DISSIPATE FRI MORNING. A 982 MB LOW
WILL FORM NEAR KODIAK ISLAND FRI AFTERNOON AND THEN MOVE TO 140 NM
E OF KODIAK CITY AT 982 MB EARLY SAT MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-310330-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN AND MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-310330-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-310330-
RESURRECTION BAY-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-310330-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-310330-
PORT VALDEZ-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-310330-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-310330-
VALDEZ ARM-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN AND MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-310330-
PASSAGE CANAL-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS
3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-310330-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-310330-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT BY LATE MORNING. SEAS
8 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ132-310330-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO SW 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-310330-
CHINIAK BAY-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-310330-
MARMOT BAY-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-310330-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT THROUGH WESTERN BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-310330-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-310330-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-310330-
KACHEMAK BAY-
727 AM AKDT THU OCT 30 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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