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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

UPDATED ZONES 138 AND 139

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.

PKZ197-290315-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 973 MB LOW 300 NM SOUTH OF KODIAK WILL MOVE TO 120 NM SOUTH OF
KODIAK SAT NIGHT AT 983 MB AND THEN REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY AS IT
WEAKENS TO 992 MB SUN NIGHT. A WEATHER FRONT IN THE CENTRAL GULF
WILL MOVE TO THE NORTHERN GULF AND DISSIPATE SAT EVENING.

$$

PKZ119-290315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 16 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ120-290315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ121-290315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF
CAINES HEAD. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF
CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-290315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-290315-
PORT VALDEZ-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-290315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-290315-
VALDEZ ARM-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-290315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-290315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-290315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 35 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ132-290315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 11 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.MON THROUGH TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-290315-
CHINIAK BAY-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-290315-
MARMOT BAY-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-290315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-290315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-290315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE
WATERS 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-290315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
659 AM AKDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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