Coastal Waters Forecast
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FZAK51 PAFC 022305
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 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.

PKZ197-031215-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A WEATHER FRONT ENTERS THE GULF FROM THE SOUTH LATE FRI
AFTERNOON...THEN REACHES THE NORTH GULF COAST SAT AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-031215-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-031215-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING E 15 KT BY MIDDAY.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-031215-
RESURRECTION BAY-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. STRONGER GUSTS 25 KT NEAR SEWARD. WIND
BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT BY LATE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-031215-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-031215-
PORT VALDEZ-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE WIND 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ127-031215-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-031215-
VALDEZ ARM-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE WIND 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-031215-
PASSAGE CANAL-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. STRONGER GUSTS 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER IN
THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. AREAS OF FOG.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-031215-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING E 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-031215-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT BECOMING E 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ132-031215-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-031215-
CHINIAK BAY-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-031215-
MARMOT BAY-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-031215-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-031215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ140-031215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-031215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
305 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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