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FZAK51 PAFC 222255
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

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.

PKZ197-231130-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 978 MB LOW 240 NM SOUTHEAST OF KODIAK ISLAND MOVES SOUTHEAST AND
WEAKENS THROUGH THU. A 989 MB LOW 70 NM SOUTHWEST OF HAIDA GWAII
MOVES TO 220 NM WEST OF HAIDA GWAII AT 992 MB THU AFTERNOON...THEN
MOVES SOUTH AND WEAKENS THROUGH FRI. A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP ACROSS THE NORTH GULF THU MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH FRI
AFTERNOON.

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PKZ119-231130-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

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PKZ120-231130-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-231130-
RESURRECTION BAY-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3
FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF CAINES HEAD.
.THU THROUGH MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ125-231130-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-231130-
PORT VALDEZ-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
GUSTS TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ127-231130-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-231130-
VALDEZ ARM-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ129-231130-
PASSAGE CANAL-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS
TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS BUILDING TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. GUSTS TO 30 KT NEAR WHITTIER. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ130-231130-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ131-231130-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT BECOMING W 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ132-231130-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT EXCEPT 15 KT N OF DANGEROUS CAPE. SEAS
6 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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PKZ136-231130-
CHINIAK BAY-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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PKZ137-231130-
MARMOT BAY-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ138-231130-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ139-231130-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

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PKZ140-231130-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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PKZ141-231130-
KACHEMAK BAY-
255 PM AKDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

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