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FZAK51 PAFC 012329
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 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.

PKZ197-021215-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE NORTHERN GULF THROUGH SUN
AFTERNOON. A LARGE AND COMPLEX AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN
OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC THROUGH SUN MORNING. A WEATHER FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHERN GULF SAT AFTERNOON AND REACH THE NORTH
GULF COAST SUN AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-021215-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-021215-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4
FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6
FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ121-021215-
RESURRECTION BAY-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FT BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-021215-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN THROUGH WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ126-021215-
PORT VALDEZ-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-021215-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-021215-
VALDEZ ARM-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ129-021215-
PASSAGE CANAL-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ130-021215-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ131-021215-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ132-021215-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ136-021215-
CHINIAK BAY-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-021215-
MARMOT BAY-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-021215-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ139-021215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-021215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2
FT.

$$

PKZ141-021215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
329 PM AKDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN AND SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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