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FZAK51 PAFC 202253
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 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.

PKZ197-211200-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 979 MB LOW ABOUT 550 NM SOUTHWEST OF PORT ALEXANDER WILL MOVE
TO AROUND 200 NM SOUTH SOUTHWEST OF PORT ALEXANDER AND STRENGTHEN
TO 972 MB TUE AFTERNOON. THIS LOW THEN MOVES TO AROUND 325 NM
SOUTHWEST OF PORT ALEXANDER WED AFTERNOON AT 975 MB.

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PKZ119-211200-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ120-211200-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ121-211200-
RESURRECTION BAY-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-211200-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-211200-
PORT VALDEZ-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-211200-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-211200-
VALDEZ ARM-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-211200-
PASSAGE CANAL-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-211200-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ131-211200-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ132-211200-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 13 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ136-211200-
CHINIAK BAY-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ137-211200-
MARMOT BAY-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ138-211200-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-211200-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-211200-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ141-211200-
KACHEMAK BAY-
253 PM AKDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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