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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

UPDATED ZONES 121 129

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.

PKZ197-220315-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA THROUGH THU
NIGHT. A WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHERN GULF EARLY FRI
MORNING...THEN WEAKEN AND MOVE EAST THROUGH LATE FRI NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-220315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-220315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-220315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-220315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-220315-
PORT VALDEZ-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN AND MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-220315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-220315-
VALDEZ ARM-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-220315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-220315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-220315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR THE BARREN ISLANDS.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-220315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-220315-
CHINIAK BAY-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-220315-
MARMOT BAY-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
1 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-220315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ139-220315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-220315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. DENSE FOG.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-220315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
508 AM AKDT THU AUG 21 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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