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FZAK51 PAFC 230008
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

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.

PKZ197-231315-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A COMPLEX LOW AROUND 1006 MB ALONG KODIAK ISLAND WILL MOVE NEAR SEWARD
BY TUE AFTERNOON. A WEATHER FRONT WILL PUSH INTO THE WESTERN GULF
WED MORNING WITH A 995 MB LOW DEVELOPING 50 NM SOUTH OF KODIAK
CITY BY WED AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-231315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

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PKZ120-231315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

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PKZ121-231315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S
OF CAINES HEAD. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ125-231315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-231315-
PORT VALDEZ-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN
SHOWERS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-231315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-231315-
VALDEZ ARM-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-231315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ130-231315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ131-231315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

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PKZ132-231315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

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PKZ136-231315-
CHINIAK BAY-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ137-231315-
MARMOT BAY-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ138-231315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND BECOMING S 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ139-231315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-231315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ141-231315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
308 PM AKST MON DEC 22 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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