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FZAK51 PAFC 061147
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 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.

PKZ197-070100-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...A FRONT ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST DISSIPATES LATER THIS MORNING.
A 996 MB LOW ENTERS THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF OF ALASKA FRIDAY MIDDAY
AND MOVES TO 100 NM WEST OF SITKA BY SAT AFTERNOON AT 1009 MB
BEFORE DISSIPATING SUN MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-070100-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT...EXCEPT SE 25 KT IN THE MORNING ALONG
THE COAST. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT EARLY MORNING BECOMING W 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ120-070100-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING DIMINISHING TO 10 KT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-070100-
RESURRECTION BAY-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S
OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S
OF CAINES HEAD.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-070100-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT EARLY THIS MORNING DIMINISHING TO 15 KT.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-070100-
PORT VALDEZ-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10
KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-070100-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING N. SEAS 2
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING N 15 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-070100-
VALDEZ ARM-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-070100-
PASSAGE CANAL-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-070100-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING DIMINISHING SE 15 KT
LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ131-070100-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING N. NEAR THE
BARREN ISLANDS...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING SE. SEAS
10 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-070100-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT...EXCEPT BECOMING NW WIND 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT S OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-070100-
CHINIAK BAY-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT EARLY BECOMING E 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ137-070100-
MARMOT BAY-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT EARLY DIMINISHING TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR
LESS. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-070100-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT EARLY BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-070100-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT EARLY BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ140-070100-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT EARLY DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-070100-
KACHEMAK BAY-
347 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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