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FZAK51 PAFC 021116
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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.

PKZ197-030015-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST IN THE GULF OF ALASKA THROUGH MON NIGHT.
A WEAK TROUGH WILL PERSIST ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST THROUGH MON
NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-030015-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT AND MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-030015-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-030015-
RESURRECTION BAY-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-030015-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-030015-
PORT VALDEZ-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-030015-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-030015-
VALDEZ ARM-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-030015-
PASSAGE CANAL-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-030015-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED AND THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ131-030015-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ132-030015-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED AND THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ136-030015-
CHINIAK BAY-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-030015-
MARMOT BAY-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-030015-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-030015-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT BY LATE
MORNING. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-030015-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
1 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-030015-
KACHEMAK BAY-
316 AM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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