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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 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.

PKZ197-301315-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A FRONT OVER THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF MOVES INTO THE NORTH PACIFIC
SAT NIGHT. A 989 MB LOW 75 NM SOUTH OF YAKUTAT REMAINS NEARLY
STATIONARY AND DEEPENS TO 979 MB SUN AFTERNOON...THEN WEAKENS TO
995 MB MON AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-301315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF THE COPPER
RIVER DELTA. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF THE COPPER
RIVER DELTA AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ120-301315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ121-301315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-301315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-301315-
PORT VALDEZ-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING
TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT. GUSTS TO 45 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-301315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT.
.SUN...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-301315-
VALDEZ ARM-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-301315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
FT BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT NEAR WHITTIER DIMINISHING TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER INCREASING TO 40 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-301315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ131-301315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ132-301315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
9 FT BUILDING TO 12 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ136-301315-
CHINIAK BAY-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6
FT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ137-301315-
MARMOT BAY-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ138-301315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. NORTH END...NW WIND 25 KT
INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT...EXCEPT NW 35 KT ON NORTH END. SEAS 7
FT...EXCEPT 10 FT NORTH END.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT...EXCEPT NW 35 KT ON NORTH END. SEAS 7
FT...EXCEPT 12 FT NORTH END.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-301315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF WESTERN BAYS. SEAS 5
FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF WESTERN
BAYS. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-301315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ141-301315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
400 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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