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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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.

PKZ197-201245-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1005 mb low over Prince William Sound will dissipate Sunday
morning. A 998 mb low 200 NM south of Kodiak City Sunday morning
will move to 150 NM northeast of Kodiak City and strengthen to 995
mb early Monday morning. The low will then weaken to 1000 mb and
move to 250 NM southeast of Kodiak Mon evening.

$$

PKZ119-201245-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt becoming SE after midnight. Along the
coast...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN...E wind 15 kt increasing to 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 40 kt diminishing to 30 kt after midnight. Seas
11 ft. Rain.
.MON...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ120-201245-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming E 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.MON...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ121-201245-
Resurrection Bay-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Higher winds and
seas S of Caines Head. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Higher winds and seas S of
Caines Head. Rain.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ125-201245-
Prince William Sound-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt becoming E 15 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Highest winds and seas S of Seal
Island. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Highest winds and seas S of
Seal Island. Gusts to 35 kt near Hinchinbrook Entrance. Rain.
.MON...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ126-201245-
Port Valdez-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-201245-
Valdez Narrows-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ128-201245-
Valdez Arm-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft. Rain showers.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ129-201245-
Passage Canal-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.MON...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ130-201245-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.MON...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ131-201245-
Barren Islands East-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...GALE WARNING SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain showers.
.MON...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ132-201245-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.MON...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ136-201245-
Chiniak Bay-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.
.MON...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ137-201245-
Marmot Bay-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain showers.
.MON...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ138-201245-
Shelikof Strait-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft building to 5 ft in the afternoon.
Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft except 9 ft near the northern
entrance. Rain showers.
.MON...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft except 9 ft near the northern
entrance.
.MON NIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ139-201245-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt becoming N 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft
building to 5 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.MON...N wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ140-201245-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2
ft building to 4 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ141-201245-
Kachemak Bay-
351 PM AKDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.MON...N wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$



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