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Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 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.

PKZ197-220315-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 994 mb low 70 NM west of Chiniak will weaken to 998 mb as it
moves to 160 NM east of Sitkinak late tonight and move into the
North Pacific Tue morning. A 1000 mb low will form 260 NM south of
Cape Suckling late tonight and strengthen to 997 mb as it moves
to 270 NM south of Prince William Sound Tue morning and then
weakening as it moves into the eastern Gulf late Tue.

$$

PKZ119-220315-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.TUE...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ120-220315-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Rain.
.TUE...N wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ121-220315-
Resurrection Bay-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
4 ft subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon, Seas Higher seas S of
Caines Head. Rain.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.TUE...N wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ125-220315-
Prince William Sound-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt becoming N 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ126-220315-
Port Valdez-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain
showers.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-220315-
Valdez Narrows-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Widespread rain showers.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ128-220315-
Valdez Arm-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ129-220315-
Passage Canal-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...E wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ130-220315-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ131-220315-
Barren Islands East-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

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

.TODAY...N wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...E wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ132-220315-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...N wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.

$$

PKZ136-220315-
Chiniak Bay-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain showers.
.TUE...NW wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ137-220315-
Marmot Bay-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 25 kt. Seas 4 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 kt becoming NW 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft subsiding to 1 ft after midnight. Rain showers.
.TUE...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ138-220315-
Shelikof Strait-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NW wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt out of bays and passes.
Seas 6 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Gusts to 30 kt out of bays and passes.
Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ139-220315-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
7  ft subsiding to 4 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ140-220315-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt becoming NE 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
4 ft subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ141-220315-
Kachemak Bay-
823 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.TODAY...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Rain.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$


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