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FZAK51 PAFC 170027 AAA
CWFAER

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

UPDATED ZONE 125

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.

PKZ197-171315-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A WEATHER FRONT OVER THE WESTERN GULF MOVES TO THE NORTHERN AND
EASTERN GULF WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. A DEVELOPING LOW SOUTH OF THE
ALEUTIANS MOVES TO 230 NM SOUTHWEST OF KODIAK ISLAND AT 982 MB
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. THIS LOW THEN MOVES TO 70 NM SOUTHEAST OF
MIDDLETON ISLAND AT 977 MB THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

$$

PKZ119-171315-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 13 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 40 KT. SEAS 15 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 45 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-171315-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT EARLY INCREASING TO SE 35 KT TOWARD
MORNING. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 35 KT DIMINISHING TO VARIABLE 10 KT LATE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ121-171315-
RESURRECTION BAY-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE. SEAS 2
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS S OF
CAINES HEAD. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. HIGHER SEAS S OF CAINES
HEAD. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-171315-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT
WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT INCREASING TO 40 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ126-171315-
PORT VALDEZ-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT EARLY BECOMING VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN.
.THU THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-171315-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT OR LESS EARLY BECOMING NE WIND 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ128-171315-
VALDEZ ARM-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT EARLY BECOMING NE. SEAS 2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ129-171315-
PASSAGE CANAL-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
2 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.THU...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-171315-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT EARLY INCREASING TO E 35 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT LATE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ131-171315-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT EARLY INCREASING TO 35 KT AROUND MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 6 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO S 15 KT BY AFTERNOON. SEAS 10
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ132-171315-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 35 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT BY MORNING. SEAS 11 FT.
RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ136-171315-
CHINIAK BAY-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ137-171315-
MARMOT BAY-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ138-171315-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 KT BECOMING S 15 KT TOWARD MORNING. SEAS 6
FT SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT AND FRI...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ139-171315-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING NE 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5
FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ140-171315-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO NE 20 KT TOWARD
MORNING. SEAS BUILDING TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-171315-
KACHEMAK BAY-
427 PM AKDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WEDNESDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NE 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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