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FZAK51 PAFC 022301
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 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.

PKZ197-031200-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST IN THE GULF OF ALASKA THROUGH MON NIGHT
AND THEN MOVE EASTWARD TUE. A 1004 MB LOW 150 NM SOUTH OF SAND
POINT MON AFTERNOON WILL MOVE TO 150 NM SOUTHWEST OF SITKINAK AT
1007 MB TUE AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-031200-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ120-031200-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ121-031200-
RESURRECTION BAY-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-031200-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-031200-
PORT VALDEZ-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

$$

PKZ127-031200-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-031200-
VALDEZ ARM-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-031200-
PASSAGE CANAL-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-031200-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-031200-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE THROUGH WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ132-031200-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 KT EXCEPT SW 15 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT EXCEPT SE 10 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS
7 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ136-031200-
CHINIAK BAY-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ137-031200-
MARMOT BAY-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-031200-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT. SEAS
3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-031200-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-031200-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-031200-
KACHEMAK BAY-
301 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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