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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

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.

PKZ197-261300-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE NORTHERN GULF
THROUGH SAT AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-261300-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ120-261300-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ121-261300-
RESURRECTION BAY-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-261300-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-261300-
PORT VALDEZ-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-261300-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ128-261300-
VALDEZ ARM-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ129-261300-
PASSAGE CANAL-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-261300-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ131-261300-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ132-261300-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ136-261300-
CHINIAK BAY-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

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PKZ137-261300-
MARMOT BAY-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ138-261300-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-261300-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-261300-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF
FOG.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ141-261300-
KACHEMAK BAY-
341 PM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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