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FZAK51 PAFC 030101
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 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.

PKZ197-031345-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
THE 977 MB LOW 120 NM SOUTH OF YAKUTAT WILL MOVE INLAND TONIGHT.
A 989 MB LOW 120 NM WEST OF YAKUTAT FRI NIGHT AND WEAKEN TO
1011 MB AS IT MOVES TO 300 NM SOUTH OF YAKUTAT SUN AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-031345-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF THE
COPPER RIVER DELTA. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF THE
COPPER RIVER DELTA. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF THE
COPPER RIVER DELTA. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

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PKZ120-031345-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 12 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ121-031345-
RESURRECTION BAY-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT.
SEAS 7 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ125-031345-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ126-031345-
PORT VALDEZ-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ127-031345-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ128-031345-
VALDEZ ARM-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ129-031345-
PASSAGE CANAL-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 5 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...W WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 5 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 5
FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-031345-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 70 KT. SEAS 25 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 60 KT DIMINISHING TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 21 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ131-031345-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...STORM WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 55 KT. SEAS 21 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 50 KT. SEAS 20 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 16 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

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PKZ132-031345-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...STORM WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 55 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 18 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 50 KT. SEAS 16 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 15 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.

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PKZ136-031345-
CHINIAK BAY-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 50 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT EARLY. SEAS 6 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ137-031345-
MARMOT BAY-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...STORM WARNING TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 50 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT EARLY. SEAS 8 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ138-031345-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HURRICANE FORCE WIND WARNING TONIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 65 KT DIMINISHING TO 50 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 18 FT SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. HEAVY FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 50 KT. SEAS 13 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ139-031345-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ140-031345-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ141-031345-
KACHEMAK BAY-
401 PM AKST FRI DEC 2 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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