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FZAK51 PAFC 040023
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 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.

PKZ197-041330-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1010 MB LOW 180 NM SOUTH OF SITKINAK WILL MOVE TO 100 NM SOUTH
OF MIDDLETON WED AFTERNOON AT 1007 MB THEN TO 120 NM SOUTHWEST OF
MIDDLETON THU AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-041330-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ120-041330-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ121-041330-
RESURRECTION BAY-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-041330-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-041330-
PORT VALDEZ-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-041330-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-041330-
VALDEZ ARM-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-041330-
PASSAGE CANAL-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2
FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ130-041330-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ131-041330-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 7 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ132-041330-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ136-041330-
CHINIAK BAY-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-041330-
MARMOT BAY-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ138-041330-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ139-041330-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ140-041330-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS
1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS
1 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 1
FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS
1 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-041330-
KACHEMAK BAY-
323 PM AKST TUE MAR 3 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$


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