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FZAK51 PAFC 042303
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 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.

PKZ197-051145-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1006 MB LOW 50 NM SOUTHEAST OF CHIRIKOF WILL MOVE TO 125 NM EAST
OF SITKINAK AT 1008 MB WED AFTERNOON...THEN WILL MOVE TO 275 NM
SOUTHWEST OF SITKA AT 1009 MB THU AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-051145-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-051145-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT BY
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-051145-
RESURRECTION BAY-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-051145-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-051145-
PORT VALDEZ-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-051145-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-051145-
VALDEZ ARM-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT SUBSIDING. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-051145-
PASSAGE CANAL-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT OR LESS. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-051145-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-051145-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ132-051145-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ136-051145-
CHINIAK BAY-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-051145-
MARMOT BAY-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-051145-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-051145-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-051145-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-051145-
KACHEMAK BAY-
303 PM AKDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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