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FZAK51 PAFC 311634 AAA
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

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.

PKZ197-010415-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHERN GULF FRI NIGHT AND SPREAD
INTO THE CENTRAL GULF SAT. THIS FRONT WILL THEN REMAIN STATIONARY
AND SLOWLY WEAKEN THROUGH SUN.

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PKZ119-010415-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-010415-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ121-010415-
RESURRECTION BAY-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF
CAINES HEAD. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ125-010415-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF VALDEZ ARM. SEAS
3 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT OUT OF VALDEZ
ARM. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-010415-
PORT VALDEZ-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ127-010415-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-010415-
VALDEZ ARM-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ129-010415-
PASSAGE CANAL-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...W WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER.
SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-010415-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ131-010415-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

UPDATED

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-010415-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 45 KT. N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...NE WIND 30 KT
INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT BUILDING TO
20 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT DIMINISHING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 19 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-010415-
CHINIAK BAY-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-010415-
MARMOT BAY-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-010415-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ139-010415-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ140-010415-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT AND SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE
WATERS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-010415-
KACHEMAK BAY-
734 AM AKST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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