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FZAK51 PAFC 191143
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 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.

PKZ197-200015-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 981 MB LOW NEAR 59N 147W WILL MOVE ONSHORE WEST OF MONTAGUE
ISLAND FRI AFTERNOON AND WEAKEN THROUGH SAT AS IT CONTINUES
INLAND. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ALONG THE NORTH GULF
COAST THROUGH LATE SAT NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-200015-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-200015-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-200015-
RESURRECTION BAY-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-200015-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 30 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT TOWARD EVENING. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-200015-
PORT VALDEZ-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-200015-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-200015-
VALDEZ ARM-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT TOWARD EVENING. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-200015-
PASSAGE CANAL-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT
IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-200015-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-200015-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ132-200015-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ136-200015-
CHINIAK BAY-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-200015-
MARMOT BAY-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-200015-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-200015-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-200015-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN AND MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-200015-
KACHEMAK BAY-
343 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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