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FZAK51 PAFC 272326
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 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.

PKZ197-281145-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1002 MB LOW 170 NM EAST OF KODIAK CITY MOVES TO 80 NM SOUTH OF
YAKUTAT BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON AS A 1018 MB LOW.

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PKZ119-281145-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT EXCEPT 35 KT NEAR THE COAST IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
.THU...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-281145-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-281145-
RESURRECTION BAY-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-281145-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-281145-
PORT VALDEZ-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN
SHOWERS.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-281145-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-281145-
VALDEZ ARM-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-281145-
PASSAGE CANAL-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-281145-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-281145-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ132-281145-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ136-281145-
CHINIAK BAY-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

$$

PKZ137-281145-
MARMOT BAY-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
RAIN.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ138-281145-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-281145-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-281145-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-281145-
KACHEMAK BAY-
326 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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