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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
405 AM AKST FRI FEB 24 2017

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS  FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S
OF CAINES HEAD.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT...HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES
HEAD.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. SNOW.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER EARLY IN THE
MORNING. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9
FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
10 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN
ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS IN
ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 5 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO S WIND 15 KT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. PATCHY FREEZING FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO SW WIND 20 KT BY LATE
MORNING. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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