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CWFAER

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 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.

PKZ197-200100-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 978 mb low 100 nm south of Yakutat moves to 90 nm west of Yakutat
at 987 mb Thu night and then dissipates Fri. A developing 988 mb low
400 NM south of Sitkinak Thu night moves to 375 NM south of Middleton
Island Fri night at 971 mb.

$$

PKZ119-200100-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SAT...E wind 40 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft.
.MON...S wind 20 kt. Seas 10 ft.

$$

PKZ120-200100-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ121-200100-
Resurrection Bay-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ125-200100-
Prince William Sound-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...N wind 20 kt becoming NE 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ126-200100-
Port Valdez-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 20 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt with gusts to 30 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-200100-
Valdez Narrows-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N wind increasing to 30 kt in the morning. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ128-200100-
Valdez Arm-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT AND SUN...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ129-200100-
Passage Canal-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W wind 25 kt. Gusts to 35 kt near Whittier. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...W wind 20 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SAT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ130-200100-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW wind 40 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 20 kt in the morning becoming variable 10 kt. Seas
5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ131-200100-
Barren Islands East-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 20 kt in the morning becoming variable 10 kt. Seas
6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ132-200100-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.FRI...W wind 15 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Seas 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.MON...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ136-200100-
Chiniak Bay-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...W wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ137-200100-
Marmot Bay-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...W wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ138-200100-
Shelikof Strait-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ139-200100-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ140-200100-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt becoming NE 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ141-200100-
Kachemak Bay-
359 AM AKDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt becoming NE 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2
ft.
.FRI...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$



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