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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
400 AM AKDT Mon Oct 23 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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.TODAY...E wind increasing to 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...S wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY AND TUESDAY...

.TODAY...E wind 25 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft.
Rain.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.TUE...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

.TODAY...N wind 10 kt becoming S 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3
ft. Snow and rain.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow and rain.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming S 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Snow and rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Prince William Sound-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TUESDAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...S wind 10 kt becoming E after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
Snow.
.TUE...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Snow with rain.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Port Valdez-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

.TODAY...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow and rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

.TODAY...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow and rain.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow.
.TUE...E wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2
ft. Snow and rain.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE wind 40 kt becoming W 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 11
ft subsiding to 5 ft in the afternoon. Snow with rain.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Rain and snow.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 10 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...SE wind 35 kt becoming SW 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
11 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...S wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.TUE...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.WED...S wind 35 kt. Seas 18 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...SW wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
11 ft subsiding to 7 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 25 kt after midnight. Seas 6
ft. Rain.
.TUE...S wind 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 35 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.WED...S wind 40 kt. Seas 23 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...S wind 30 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5
ft subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming S 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3
ft. Rain.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft
subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...S wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Marmot Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...S wind 30 kt becoming SW 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 10
ft subsiding to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SW wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas
8 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft subsiding to 3 ft after
midnight.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt becoming SW 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4 ft.
Rain and snow.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 30 kt becoming S 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas 9
ft. Snow and rain.
.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt becoming S 10 kt after midnight. Seas 3
ft. Snow and rain.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Snow and rain.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...E wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft. Snow.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Snow.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...SE wind increasing to 30 kt this morning then becoming SW 20
kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 ft. Snow and rain.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming SE 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft. Snow and rain.
.TUE...E wind 10 kt becoming NE 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
Rain and snow.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$



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