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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

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.

PKZ197-040430-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 995 MB LOW 70 NM SOUTHEAST OF CORDOVA WEAKENS TO 1011 MB AS IT
EXITS THE GULF TO THE SOUTHEAST SUN AFTERNOON. WEAK TROUGHING
WILL REMAIN IN THE NORTHERN GULF THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-040430-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA. SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ120-040430-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 11 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ121-040430-
RESURRECTION BAY-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO TO 45 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ125-040430-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ126-040430-
PORT VALDEZ-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT. SEAS 5 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ127-040430-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NE WIND 45 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ128-040430-
VALDEZ ARM-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 35 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ129-040430-
PASSAGE CANAL-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING TODAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING SUNDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 35 KT. GUSTS TO 50 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 5 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. GUSTS TO 45 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 5 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...W WIND 25 KT. GUSTS TO 40 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 4 FT.
HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON THROUGH WED...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-040430-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...STORM WARNING TODAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 50 KT. GUSTS TO 70 KT. SEAS 18 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 14 FT. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 12 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ131-040430-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 50 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT. SEAS 21 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ132-040430-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...STORM WARNING TODAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 50 KT. GUSTS TO 65 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 18 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 45 KT. SEAS 16 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 14 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ136-040430-
CHINIAK BAY-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 45 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 8 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ137-040430-
MARMOT BAY-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...GALE WARNING THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 60 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING
SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 6 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ138-040430-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...STORM WARNING TODAY...
...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...

.TODAY...NW WIND 50 KT. GUSTS TO 70 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 15 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 40 KT. GUSTS TO 55 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 11 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ139-040430-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 KT. GUSTS TO 35 KT OUT OF BAYS AND PASSES.
SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ140-040430-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING THROUGH SUNDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-040430-
KACHEMAK BAY-
748 AM AKST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. FREEZING SPRAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$



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