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FZAK51 PAFC 252301
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 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.

PKZ197-261215-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A STRONG AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE GULF THROUGH
WED AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-261215-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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RESURRECTION BAY-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

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

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PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PORT VALDEZ-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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VALDEZ NARROWS-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ128-261215-
VALDEZ ARM-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

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

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PASSAGE CANAL-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE WIND
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

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

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CHINIAK BAY-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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MARMOT BAY-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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SHELIKOF STRAIT-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ139-261215-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING SW. SEAS 2
FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ140-261215-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
BUILDING TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ141-261215-
KACHEMAK BAY-
301 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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