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Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
650 AM AKST Mon Feb 19 2018

Updated 121 and 125

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-

.TODAY...N wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming W 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

Updated

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Gusts to 35 kt near Seward in the morning. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Prince William Sound-

Updated

.TODAY...NW wind 20 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 4 ft diminishing to 2 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TODAY...NE wind increasing to 15 kt by late morning. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.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.

Valdez Narrows-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind increasing to 25 kt by late morning. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TODAY...NE wind increasing to 20 kt by late morning. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TODAY...W wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Gusts to
30 kt near Whittier in the morning. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.TODAY...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...W wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...W wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

.TODAY...NW wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Marmot Bay-

.TODAY...NW wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming W 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

.TODAY...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt in the morning becoming variable 10 kt. Seas
4 ft subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Seas in ice free waters 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt becoming SE 10 kt after midnight. Seas in
ice free waters 3 ft. Patchy freezing fog.
.TUE...N wind 15 kt becoming NW 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas in
ice free waters 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas in ice free waters 2 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

.TODAY...N wind 10 kt. Patchy freezing fog.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Patchy freezing fog.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Patchy freezing fog.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt.

Kachemak Bay-

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

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