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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 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.

PKZ197-271145-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE GULF THROUGH THU
AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-271145-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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RESURRECTION BAY-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PORT VALDEZ-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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VALDEZ NARROWS-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ128-271145-
VALDEZ ARM-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ129-271145-
PASSAGE CANAL-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ131-271145-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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CHINIAK BAY-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ137-271145-
MARMOT BAY-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

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

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PKZ138-271145-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ139-271145-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ140-271145-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ141-271145-
KACHEMAK BAY-
305 PM AKDT TUE MAY 26 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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