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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

UPDATED ZONE 129

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.

PKZ197-301715-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 988 MB LOW OVER KODIAK ISLAND TONIGHT WILL MOVE ACROSS BRISTOL
BAY MONDAY. A 989 MB 400 NM SOUTH OF KODIAK WILL WEAKEN TO 995 MB 275
NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK MON AFTERNOON. THIS LOW WILL MOVE TO 300 NM
EAST OF KODIAK TUE AFTERNOON AND WEAKEN TO 1005 MB.

$$

PKZ119-301715-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. STRONGER GUSTS 30 KT NEAR HINCHINBROOK
ENTRANCE IN THE EVENING. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ120-301715-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-301715-
RESURRECTION BAY-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N DURING THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT.
HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-301715-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-301715-
PORT VALDEZ-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-301715-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-301715-
VALDEZ ARM-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT BY MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-301715-
PASSAGE CANAL-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ130-301715-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT BECOMING SE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 15 KT DURING THE MORNING.  SEAS
5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-301715-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT DURING BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-301715-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-301715-
CHINIAK BAY-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-301715-
MARMOT BAY-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-301715-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. STRONGER GUSTS 30 KT NEAR HEADLANDS IN
THE EVENING. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ139-301715-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ140-301715-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE
FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-301715-
KACHEMAK BAY-
858 PM AKDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT DURING THE EVENING.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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