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FZAK51 PAFC 301212
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 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.

PKZ197-010100-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A FRONT IN THE CENTRAL GULF MOVES INTO THE NORTHERN GULF LATER THIS
MORNING AND WEAKENS IN PLACE THROUGH TONIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED 982 MB
LOW 170 NM SOUTH OF SITKINAK DRIFTS TO 110 NM EAST OF SITKINAK
LATE SUN NIGHT AT 1001 MB.

$$

PKZ119-010100-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 50 KT BECOMING SE 35 KT S OF MIDDLETON ISLAND LATE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 20 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-010100-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
19 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ121-010100-
RESURRECTION BAY-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES
HEAD. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-010100-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9
FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-010100-
PORT VALDEZ-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-010100-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-010100-
VALDEZ ARM-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-010100-
PASSAGE CANAL-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-010100-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 50 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ131-010100-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 50 KT DIMINISHING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
17 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ132-010100-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT S OF DANGEROUS CAPE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 16 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ136-010100-
CHINIAK BAY-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
11 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ137-010100-
MARMOT BAY-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 15 FT
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ138-010100-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 45 KT DIMINISHING TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
13 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ139-010100-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 45 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 13 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ140-010100-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-010100-
KACHEMAK BAY-
412 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$


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