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FZAK51 PAFC 281131
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 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.

PKZ197-290030-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF THROUGH SAT
MORNING. WHILE A WEAK TROUGH DEVELOPS OVER THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF
BEFORE PHASING IN WITH A 1014 MB LOW DEVELOPING 220 NM SOUTHEAST
OF KODIAK CITY FRI NIGHT. THIS SYSTEM TRACKS 80 NM NORTHEAST OF
KODIAK CITY AT 1010 MB SAT AFTERNOON BEFORE DISSIPATING SAT
EVENING. A FRONT MOVES INTO THE LOWER SOUTHWESTERN GULF SUN
MORNING BEFORE ENTERING THE CENTRAL GULF BY SUN AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-290030-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ120-290030-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ121-290030-
RESURRECTION BAY-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS
AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND
SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-290030-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-290030-
PORT VALDEZ-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-290030-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

$$

PKZ128-290030-
VALDEZ ARM-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT AND SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ129-290030-
PASSAGE CANAL-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-290030-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ131-290030-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SATURDAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ132-290030-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ136-290030-
CHINIAK BAY-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ137-290030-
MARMOT BAY-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-290030-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ139-290030-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ140-290030-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-290030-
KACHEMAK BAY-
331 AM AKDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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