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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 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.

PKZ197-021200-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1006 MB LOW 250 NM SOUTHEAST OF MIDDLETON ISLAND WILL MOVE NEAR
YAKUTAT THU MORNING AT 1010 MB AND THEN MOVE INLAND THU AFTERNOON.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE GULF ON FRI.

$$

PKZ119-021200-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ120-021200-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ121-021200-
RESURRECTION BAY-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-021200-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-021200-
PORT VALDEZ-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-021200-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-021200-
VALDEZ ARM-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

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

$$

PKZ129-021200-
PASSAGE CANAL-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
NEAR WHITTIER INCREASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. STRONGER GUSTS 35 KT NEAR WHITTIER
DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-021200-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ131-021200-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING W 20 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-021200-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 20 KT DURING THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ136-021200-
CHINIAK BAY-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ137-021200-
MARMOT BAY-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-021200-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-021200-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ140-021200-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-021200-
KACHEMAK BAY-
320 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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