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FZAK51 PAFC 301142
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

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.

PKZ197-310030-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 985 MB LOW NEAR 75 NM SOUTH OF YAKUTAT REMAINS NEARLY STATIONARY
AT THE SAME STRENGTH THROUGH MON MORNING...THEN WEAKENS TO 1000 MB
AS IT MOVES TO THE DIXON ENTRANCE EARLY TUE MORNING.

$$

PKZ119-310030-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ120-310030-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT AND MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-310030-
RESURRECTION BAY-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-310030-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT AND MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-310030-
PORT VALDEZ-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT THIS MORNING THEN DIMINISHING
TO 20 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING
TO 5 FT BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-310030-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-310030-
VALDEZ ARM-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND INCREASING TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-310030-
PASSAGE CANAL-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT NEAR WHITTIER.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER INCREASING TO 45 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT NEAR WHITTIER DIMINISHING
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-310030-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-310030-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TONIGHT AND MON...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ132-310030-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ136-310030-
CHINIAK BAY-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-310030-
MARMOT BAY-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-310030-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT...EXCEPT NW 40 KT NORTH END OF STRAIT
DURING THE MORNING. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT...INCREASING TO 40 KT NORTH END OF
STRAIT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT...EXCEPT NW 40 KT NORTH END OF STRAIT
DURING THE MORNING. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-310030-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-310030-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-310030-
KACHEMAK BAY-
342 AM AKDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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