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FZAK51 PAFC 280029
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

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.

PKZ197-281345-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE GULF WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST AND WEAKEN THROUGH
SAT. A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE TO THE NORTHERN GULF
OF ALASKA AND THEN PERSIST THROUGH SUN. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
BACK OVER THE SOUTHERN GULF SUN.

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PKZ119-281345-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ120-281345-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ121-281345-
RESURRECTION BAY-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ125-281345-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-281345-
PORT VALDEZ-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-281345-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ128-281345-
VALDEZ ARM-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ129-281345-
PASSAGE CANAL-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-281345-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ131-281345-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT...EXCEPT INCREASING TO E 30 KT NEAR THE
BARREN ISLANDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR THE
BARREN ISLANDS...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

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PKZ132-281345-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ136-281345-
CHINIAK BAY-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ137-281345-
MARMOT BAY-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ138-281345-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. AREAS OF FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ139-281345-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ140-281345-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS
2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT. SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

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PKZ141-281345-
KACHEMAK BAY-
329 PM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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