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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

UPDATE TO ZONES 120 121

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.

PKZ197-010330-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1002 MB LOW 40 NM WEST OF YAKUTAT WILL WEAKEN TO 1007 MB BEFORE
TRACKING INLAND OVER THE NORTHERN PANHANDLE THIS AFTERNOON. A
DEVELOPING LOW OVER THE NORTH PACIFIC MOVES TO 440 NM SOUTH OF
KODIAK ISLAND EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-010330-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 55 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER DELTA DIMINISHING TO 40 KT THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT TOWARD MORNING. SEAS
7 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-010330-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO E 15 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-010330-
RESURRECTION BAY-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT EARLY DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED THROUGH WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ125-010330-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-010330-
PORT VALDEZ-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ127-010330-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT WITH GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE MORNING
DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT AND WED...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-010330-
VALDEZ ARM-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
7 FT.
.TONIGHT AND WED...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ129-010330-
PASSAGE CANAL-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT LATE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 45 KT MAINLY IN THE MORNING NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ130-010330-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING NE 15 KT. SEAS
5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-010330-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-010330-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT EXCEPT N 25 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS
6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF
CAPE DANGEROUS...NW WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING E 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-010330-
CHINIAK BAY-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-010330-
MARMOT BAY-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-010330-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT .
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING NE 15 KT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-010330-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ140-010330-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-010330-
KACHEMAK BAY-
745 AM AKDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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