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FZAK51 PAFC 200024
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 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.

PKZ197-201300-
100 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF
COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+ COOK INLET...

A 970 MB LOW 150 NM SOUTH OF KODIAK CITY WILL DRIFT SOUTHWEST AND
WEAKEN TO 974 MB 100 NM SOUTHEAST OF CHIGNIK SAT MORNING AND THEN
DISSIPATE. A 968 MB LOW 300 NM SOUTH OF YAKUTAT EARLY SAT MORNING
WILL WEAKEN TO 985 MB 40 NM EAST OF MIDDLETON ISLAND SUN MORNING
AND MOVE INLAND ACROSS THE KENAI PENINSULA SUN AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-201300-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-201300-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-201300-
RESURRECTION BAY-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES
HEAD.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-201300-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR HINCHINBROOK
ENTRANCE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-201300-
PORT VALDEZ-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-201300-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-201300-
VALDEZ ARM-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-201300-
PASSAGE CANAL-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-201300-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-201300-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-201300-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT EXCEPT E 30 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS
13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT EXCEPT E 25 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE.
SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE AND WED...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ136-201300-
CHINIAK BAY-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-201300-
MARMOT BAY-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-201300-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-201300-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-201300-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-201300-
KACHEMAK BAY-
324 PM AKST FRI DEC 19 2014

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

$$



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