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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

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...

COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+ COOK INLET...

A 970 MB LOW 150 NM SOUTH OF KODIAK CITY WILL DRIFT SOUTHWEST AND
WEAKEN TO 974 MB 100 NM SOUTHEAST OF CHIGNIK SAT MORNING AND THEN
DISSIPATE. A 968 MB LOW 300 NM SOUTH OF YAKUTAT EARLY SAT MORNING
WILL WEAKEN TO 985 MB 40 NM EAST OF MIDDLETON ISLAND SUN MORNING
AND MOVE INLAND ACROSS THE KENAI PENINSULA SUN AFTERNOON.

CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES
HEAD.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR HINCHINBROOK
ENTRANCE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT EXCEPT E 30 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS
13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT EXCEPT E 25 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE.
SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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