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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 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.

PKZ197-221215-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A 988 mb low 140 nm west of Sand Point will move to 60 nm south
of Middleton Island and weaken to 1006 mb by Sun evening. Sun
afternoon...a 997 mb North Pacific low will move to 100 nm south
of Sand Point and then it will move to 80 nm east of Chignik at
997 mb by Mon afternoon. Mon morning...a 999 mb low 190 nm south
of Middleton Island will move to 110 nm south of Middleton Island
at 998 mb by Mon afternoon.

$$

PKZ119-221215-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.WED...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.THU...S wind 25 kt. Seas 16 ft.

$$

PKZ120-221215-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...W wind 20 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...S wind 30 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.THU...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 15 ft.

$$

PKZ121-221215-
Resurrection Bay-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ125-221215-
Prince William Sound-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain and snow showers.
.SUN...NW wind 15 kt becoming N 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ126-221215-
Port Valdez-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE THROUGH THU...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-221215-
Valdez Narrows-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow showers.
.SUN...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE THROUGH THU...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ128-221215-
Valdez Arm-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Snow showers.
.SUN...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE THROUGH WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ129-221215-
Passage Canal-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt increasing to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft. Widespread snow showers.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...E wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ130-221215-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming SE 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 5 ft.
.MON...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.WED...SE wind 35 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.THU...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ131-221215-
Barren Islands East-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...NW wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming SE 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 6 ft.
.MON...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.WED...S wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft.
.THU...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 14 ft.

$$

PKZ132-221215-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...W wind 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft building to 10 ft after
midnight.
.MON...S wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 35 kt. Seas 15 ft.
.WED...S wind 35 kt. Seas 17 ft.
.THU...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 16 ft.

$$

PKZ136-221215-
Chiniak Bay-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 kt becoming SE 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 ft building to 7 ft after midnight.
.MON...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.WED...S wind 30 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.THU...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ137-221215-
Marmot Bay-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 kt becoming SE 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 ft building to 7 ft after midnight.
.MON...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...S wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.THU...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ138-221215-
Shelikof Strait-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft building to 7 ft after midnight.
.MON...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...S wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...SE wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ139-221215-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft after midnight.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt increasing to 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 2 ft building to 5 ft after midnight.
.MON...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE...S wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.WED...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.THU...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ140-221215-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable
less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Snow in the evening.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ141-221215-
Kachemak Bay-
337 PM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less
than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming E 10 kt
after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...SE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$



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