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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
330 PM AKST FRI DEC 9 2016

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR COASTAL WATERS  FOR THE NORTHERN GULF OF ALASKA COAST
UP TO 100 NM OUT INCLUDING KODIAK ISLAND AND COOK INLET.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTLINE FORECASTS...

CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. N GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF THE COPPER
RIVER DELTA. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. N GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. N GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF THE COPPER
RIVER DELTA. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

RESURRECTION BAY-

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR SEWARD. SEAS 3 FT.
HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR SEWARD. SEAS 3 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS AND
PASSES. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 35 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS AND PASSES. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF NORTHERN BAYS
AND PASSES. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

PORT VALDEZ-

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ NARROWS-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

VALDEZ ARM-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

PASSAGE CANAL-

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 30
KT NEAR WHITTIER IN THE EVENING. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE
EVENING.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE EVENING.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

BARREN ISLANDS EAST-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

CHINIAK BAY-

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

MARMOT BAY-

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT.

SHELIKOF STRAIT-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS IN
ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE
FREE WATERS 2 FT.

KACHEMAK BAY-

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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