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FZAK51 PAFC 071212
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

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.

PKZ197-080130-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A FRONT PRESSES ONSHORE ACROSS THE NORTH GULF COAST SUN AFTERNOON.
A 967 MB LOW 470 NM SOUTH OF SITKINAK MOVES TO 70 NM NORTHEAST OF
CHIGNIK AT 984 MB LATE MON MORNING BEFORE CROSSING THE ALASKA
PENINSULA. A 1008 MB LOW 230 NM SOUTHWEST OF KLAWOCK LATE MON
MORNING MOVES TO 90 NM SOUTHEAST OF YAKUTAT AT 1012 MB TUE
MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-080130-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
12 FT BUILDING TO 18 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ120-080130-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 10 FT BUILDING TO 19 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ121-080130-
RESURRECTION BAY-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF
CAINES HEAD.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND
SNOW.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND
SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-080130-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ126-080130-
PORT VALDEZ-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-080130-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY LATE MORNING. SEAS
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-080130-
VALDEZ ARM-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY LATE MORNING. SEAS 3
FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ129-080130-
PASSAGE CANAL-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-080130-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ131-080130-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 22 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 21 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ132-080130-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 50 KT BECOMING E 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
21 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 24 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 23 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ136-080130-
CHINIAK BAY-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ137-080130-
MARMOT BAY-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ138-080130-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT INCREASING TO 50 KT BY LATE MORNING. SEAS
11 FT BUILDING TO 18 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 45 KT BECOMING E 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
16 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-080130-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ140-080130-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-080130-
KACHEMAK BAY-
312 AM AKST SUN FEB 7 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT BY LATE MORNING. SEAS
4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$



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