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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

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 TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT BY LATE MORNING.
SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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