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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
326 PM AKST Sat Feb 17 2018

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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt during the evening.
Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray after midnight.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray after midnight.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Gusts to 25 kt near Whittier in the evening. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain and snow.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable 10 kt.
Seas 3 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

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

.TONIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. N of Dangerous Cape, variable wind 10 kt
becoming S 20 kt after midnight. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.MON...W wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming S 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SE 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas in ice free waters 5 ft subsiding
to 3 ft after midnight. Freezing spray and patchy freezing fog.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt. Seas in ice free waters 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas in ice free waters 3 ft subsiding.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt. Seas in ice free waters 2 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Patchy freezing fog.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Patchy freezing fog.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt.

Kachemak Bay-

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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