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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
325 PM AKST Fri Nov 24 2017

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.

Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Gusts to 55 kt out of the Copper River
Delta. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Gusts to 50 kt out of the Copper River Delta.
Seas 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Gusts to 40 kt out of the Copper River
Delta. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.

Cape Cleare to Gore Point-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...E wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Resurrection Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Prince William Sound-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 6 ft
subsiding to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Port Valdez-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Gusts to 45 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Valdez Narrows-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Valdez Arm-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Passage Canal-

.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 40 kt. Seas 10 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NW wind 35 kt diminishing to 25 kt in the afternoon. Seas
9 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.

Barren Islands East-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 40 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.SAT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Marmot Island to Sitkinak-

...GALE WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 40 kt. Seas 15 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NW wind 30 kt diminishing to 15 kt in the afternoon. N of
Dangerous Cape, N wind 40 kt diminishing to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 12 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming SE 20 kt after midnight.
N of Dangerous Cape, N wind 20 kt in the evening becoming variable
10 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.

Chiniak Bay-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 35 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NW wind 30 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 5
ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Marmot Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NW wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 4
ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Shelikof Strait-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 40 kt. Gusts to 55 kt out of bays and passes
before midnight. Seas 10 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NW wind 30 kt diminishing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
6 ft subsiding to 3 ft in the afternoon. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...E wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.

Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...N wind 30 kt becoming NE 20 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft
subsiding to 5 ft in the afternoon. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.

Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...N wind 30 kt diminishing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 8 ft
subsiding to 5 ft in the afternoon. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

Kachemak Bay-

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.SAT...NE wind 25 kt diminishing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas
4 ft subsiding to 2 ft in the afternoon. Freezing spray.
.SAT NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 ft. Freezing spray.
.SUN...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

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