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FZAK51 PAFC 202345
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 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.

PKZ197-211215-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1004 MB NORTHEAST PACIFIC LOW STRENGTHENS TO 983 MB AS IT MOVES
TO 115 NM SOUTH-SOUTHEAST OF YAKUTAT SUN AFTERNOON BEFORE MOVING
INLAND EAST OF YAKUTAT. A RESIDUAL 986 MB LOW DEVELOPS 110 NM
NORTHEAST OF MIDDLETON ISLAND SUN AFTERNOON...THEN WEAKENS TO
1003 MB AS IT MOVES TO 90 NM SOUTHWEST OF MIDDLETON ISLAND MON
AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-211215-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-211215-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-211215-
RESURRECTION BAY-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-211215-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS
AND PASSES. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-211215-
PORT VALDEZ-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-211215-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-211215-
VALDEZ ARM-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ129-211215-
PASSAGE CANAL-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO
35 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-211215-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-211215-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ132-211215-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ136-211215-
CHINIAK BAY-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-211215-
MARMOT BAY-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-211215-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-211215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-211215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-211215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
345 PM AKDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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