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FZAK51 PAFC 152340
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

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.

PKZ197-161230-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1005 MB LOW 300 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK WILL MOVE TO 210 NM EAST
OF KODIAK WED AFTERNOON AT 1000 MB THEN DISSIPATE OVER THE
NORTHWEST GULF WED NIGHT AND THU. ANOTHER LOW WILL DEVELOP OVER
THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC WED AND STRENGTHEN TO 990 MB AS IT MOVES TO
THE EASTERN GULF ON THU.

$$

PKZ119-161230-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-161230-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ121-161230-
RESURRECTION BAY-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING N. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-161230-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-161230-
PORT VALDEZ-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND
RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-161230-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-161230-
VALDEZ ARM-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-161230-
PASSAGE CANAL-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING W TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-161230-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-161230-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-161230-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN AND
SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ136-161230-
CHINIAK BAY-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-161230-
MARMOT BAY-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-161230-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-161230-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-161230-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-161230-
KACHEMAK BAY-
340 PM AKDT TUE APR 15 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$



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