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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 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.

PKZ197-120330-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A BROAD 1000 MB LOW CENTERED NEAR THE BARREN ISLANDS WILL WEAKEN
AND MOVE INLAND IN NORTHERN COOK INLET BEFORE DISSIPATING BY LATE
MORNING. A WEATHER FRONT WILL PERSIST ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON BEFORE PUSHING INLAND. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
THEN BUILD IN THE NORTHERN GULF LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SAT
NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-120330-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
12 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR THE COAST...SE
WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 14 FT
SUBSIDING TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN. AREAS OF FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. NEAR THE COAST...SE WIND 25 KT IN
THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ120-120330-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
9 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ121-120330-
RESURRECTION BAY-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-120330-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
8 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT BY LATE AFTERNOON. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-120330-
PORT VALDEZ-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

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

$$

PKZ127-120330-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN
SHOWERS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-120330-
VALDEZ ARM-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW WIND 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-120330-
PASSAGE CANAL-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-120330-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-120330-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ132-120330-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ136-120330-
CHINIAK BAY-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-120330-
MARMOT BAY-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-120330-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-120330-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-120330-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-120330-
KACHEMAK BAY-
1120 AM AKDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$



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