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FZAK51 PAFC 300041 AAA
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 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.

PKZ197-301315-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1009 MB LOW 220 NM SOUTHEAST OF SITKINAK WILL SLOWLY DRIFT
SOUTH THROUGH THU AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE ALONG THE NORTH GULF
COAST WILL EXPAND AND STRENGTHEN THROUGH THU AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-301315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ120-301315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

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RESURRECTION BAY-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-301315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

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PORT VALDEZ-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT DURING THE EVENING.
WIND BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

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VALDEZ NARROWS-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT DURING THE EVENING.
WIND BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-301315-
VALDEZ ARM-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-301315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ131-301315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

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MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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CHINIAK BAY-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-301315-
MARMOT BAY-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-301315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-301315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-301315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-301315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
441 PM AKDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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