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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
344 PM AKST Sun Nov 19 2017

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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E wind increasing to 50 kt. Seas 18 ft. Rain and Snow.
.MON...E wind 40 kt becoming NE 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas building
to 18 ft. Rain and Snow.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind increasing to 55 kt. Seas building to 21 ft. Rain
and snow.
.MON...NE wind 45 kt diminishing to 35 kt in the afternoon. Seas 20 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray. Snow.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Prince William Sound-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt by midnight. Seas
building to 6 ft.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Port Valdez-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt increasing to by midnight 20 kt. Gusts to 30
kt after midnight. Seas building to 4 ft. Freezing spray after
midnight.
.MON...NE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 35 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON...N wind 35 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 45 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.MON...N wind 40 kt diminishing to 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas
14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...STORM WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt increasing to 55 kt this evening. Seas
building to 22 ft. Rain and snow.
.MON...NE wind 50 kt diminishing to 40 kt in the afternoon. Seas
22 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...STORM WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt increasing to 55 kt this evening. Seas
building to 24 ft. Rain and snow.
.MON...NE wind 55 kt diminishing to 45 kt in the afternoon. Seas
23 ft. Rain.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 40 kt diminishing to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 18 ft subsiding to 13 ft after midnight.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt. Seas 11 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt increasing to 50 kt by midnight. Seas
building to 12 ft. Snow and rain.
.MON...NE wind 45 kt becoming N 30 kt in the afternoon. Seas 16
ft. Rain and snow.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Marmot Bay-

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 50 kt diminishing to 40 kt after midnight. Seas
12 ft. Snow and rain.
.MON...N wind 40 kt diminishing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
12 ft. Snow.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 40 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.MON...N wind 35 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 8 ft subsiding to 5 ft after midnight.
.TUE...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.MON...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.TUE...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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