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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
328 AM AKDT Tue Sep 26 2017

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-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE wind increasing to 30 kt. Seas building to 11 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE wind increasing to 30 kt. Seas building to 10 ft. Rain
.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...E wind 15 kt. Seas 9 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TODAY...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

.TODAY...N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2
ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TODAY...NE wind 15 kt increasing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3
ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...N wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind increasing to 35 kt. Seas building to 12 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.WED...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind increasing to 25 kt. Seas building to 9 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.WED...N wind 20 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Marmot Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind increasing to 25 kt. Seas building to 7 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.WED...N wind 20 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TODAY...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

.TODAY...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt becoming NE 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2
ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$



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