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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
345 AM AKDT Sat Jun 24 2017

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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

.TODAY...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

.TODAY...N wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TODAY...N wind 15 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming N after midnight. Seas 2
ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TODAY...N wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SE 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.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming E 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3
ft subsiding.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas building to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt becoming SW wind 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming N 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3
ft.
.SUN...SW wind wind 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt becoming NE after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE wind wind 10 kt becoming SW wind 15 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TODAY...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Barren Islands East-

.TODAY...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TODAY...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TODAY...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin island to Point Bede-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt becoming S 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft
building to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft building to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 4 ft subsiding.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt increasing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3
ft building to 6 ft in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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