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CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 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.

PKZ197-290115-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 1006 MB LOW 120 NM EAST OF KODIAK CITY MOVES TO 25 NM SOUTH
OF MIDDLETON ISLAND AT 1010 MB THIS AFTERNOON THEN TO 100 NM
SOUTH SOUTHWEST OF YAKUTAT AT 1018 MB FRI AFTERNOON BEFORE
DISSIPATING OVER THE EASTERN GULF FRI NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-290115-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 KT BECOMING E 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 8 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 20 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT.
SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ120-290115-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-290115-
RESURRECTION BAY-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ125-290115-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT SUBSIDING.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-290115-
PORT VALDEZ-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-290115-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-290115-
VALDEZ ARM-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-290115-
PASSAGE CANAL-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...E WIND INCREASING TO 15 KT BY LATE MORNING.
SEAS 2 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ130-290115-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-290115-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ132-290115-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ136-290115-
CHINIAK BAY-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT SUBSIDING. WIDESPREAD RAIN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

PKZ137-290115-
MARMOT BAY-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-290115-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FRIDAY...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS BUILDING TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ139-290115-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT TOWARD MORNING.
SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-290115-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ141-290115-
KACHEMAK BAY-
349 AM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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