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FZAK51 PAFC 231150
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 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.

PKZ197-240100-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A WEATHER FRONT ALONG THE NORTHEAST GULF COAST SLOWLY WEAKENS
THROUGH THU NIGHT. A 1009 MB LOW 60 NM SOUTH OF SEWARD WEAKENS
INTO A BROAD TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE ENTIRE GULF WED NIGHT
THROUGH THU NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-240100-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT...EXCEPT E 20 KT NEAR THE COAST. SEAS 6 FT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT...EXCEPT E 15 KT NEAR THE COAST.
SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-240100-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-240100-
RESURRECTION BAY-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT BY LATE
EVENING. SEAS 2 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-240100-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-240100-
PORT VALDEZ-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W AROUND MIDDAY. SEAS
BUILDING TO 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-240100-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT
SUBSIDING.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-240100-
VALDEZ ARM-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS
2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-240100-
PASSAGE CANAL-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-240100-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT AND THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ131-240100-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT BY LATE MORNING.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT AND THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ132-240100-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT...EXCEPT 10 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS 7
FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...SW WIND 15 KT IN
THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ136-240100-
CHINIAK BAY-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-240100-
MARMOT BAY-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-240100-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ139-240100-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-240100-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-240100-
KACHEMAK BAY-
350 AM AKDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU...E WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT BY MIDDAY. SEAS
BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$


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