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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
326 PM AKST WED DEC 24 2014

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS  FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT...EXCEPT E 35 KT NEAR THE COAST IN THE
EVENING. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E 25 KT BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW 30 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS 13 FT.
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. SNOW AND RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. SNOW.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.THU...NE WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW WIND 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG. SNOW AND RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 14 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT
BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SNOW.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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