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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

UPDATED ZONE 129

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.

PKZ197-300330-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A FRONT OVER THE EASTERN BERING MOVES ACROSS THE WESTERN GULF
SAT MORNING AND THEN DISSIPATES SAT AFTERNOON. A 988 MB LOW
DEVELOPS 90 NM SOUTH OF YAKUTAT LATE SAT AFTERNOON AND REMAINS
NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH MON MORNING.

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PKZ119-300330-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ120-300330-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ121-300330-
RESURRECTION BAY-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
3 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ125-300330-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ126-300330-
PORT VALDEZ-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-300330-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-300330-
VALDEZ ARM-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.  SEAS
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-300330-
PASSAGE CANAL-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 25 KT NEAR WHITTIER INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT NEAR WHITTIER DIMINISHING  TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-300330-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ131-300330-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 10 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ132-300330-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...S OF DANGEROUS CAPE...W WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10 FT. N OF DANGEROUS CAPE...VARIABLE WIND
15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ136-300330-
CHINIAK BAY-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ137-300330-
MARMOT BAY-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ138-300330-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON.  GUSTS
TO 25 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS 4 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT INCREASING TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ139-300330-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT OUT OF WESTERN BAYS.  SEAS
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ140-300330-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-300330-
KACHEMAK BAY-
1247 PM AKDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  SEAS
2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT AND MON...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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