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FZAK51 PAFC 282339
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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.

PKZ197-291215-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE GULF THROUGH
TUE.

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PKZ119-291215-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF THE
COPPER RIVER DELTA. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ120-291215-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ121-291215-
RESURRECTION BAY-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-291215-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-291215-
PORT VALDEZ-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-291215-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND INCREASING TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-291215-
VALDEZ ARM-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-291215-
PASSAGE CANAL-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-291215-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND INCREASING TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ131-291215-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ132-291215-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ136-291215-
CHINIAK BAY-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-291215-
MARMOT BAY-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-291215-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-291215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-291215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-291215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
339 PM AKDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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