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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS ...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
435 AM AKST THU DEC 25 2014

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS  FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH FRIDAY...

.TODAY...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND INCREASING TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 FT.
RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW BY AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN
AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW WIND 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW WIND 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT. SNOW.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

.TODAY...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT AND FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MARMOT BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW DURING THE MORNING. SEAS 4 FT
BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO SW 20 KT BY LATE MORNING.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW AND RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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