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CWFAER

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Anchorage Alaska
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 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.

PKZ197-251145-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...

A 1002 mb low 50 nm south of Seward will move inland this evening
and dissipate tonight. A weather front will move into the gulf
from the south Monday afternoon. A 994 mb low 190 nm southeast of
Sitkinak Mon night will move to 180 nm southeast of Chignik Tue
afternoon at 991 mb.

$$

PKZ119-251145-
Cape Suckling to Cape Cleare-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind 10 kt becoming E 20 kt after midnight.
Seas 4 ft.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...SE wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ120-251145-
Cape Cleare to Gore Point-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.MON...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 6 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 11 ft.
.WED...E wind 25 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 4 ft.

$$

PKZ121-251145-
Resurrection Bay-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ125-251145-
Prince William Sound-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NE wind 15 kt diminishing to 10 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft. Rain.
.MON...SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 15 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ126-251145-
Port Valdez-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH THU...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ127-251145-
Valdez Narrows-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

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

$$

PKZ128-251145-
Valdez Arm-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

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

$$

PKZ129-251145-
Passage Canal-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TONIGHT...E wind 15 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.WED THROUGH FRI...E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ130-251145-
West of Barren Islands including Kamishak Bay-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E wind 20 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.WED...N wind 30 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ131-251145-
Barren Islands East-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...SE wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E wind 20 kt becoming NE 30 kt after midnight. Seas
8 ft.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE wind 35 kt. Seas 12 ft.
.WED...E wind 30 kt. Seas 9 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 5 ft.

$$

PKZ132-251145-
Marmot Island to Sitkinak-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...GALE WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.MON...E wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 25 kt increasing to 40 kt after midnight.
Seas 6 ft building to 11 ft after midnight. Rain.
.TUE...NE wind 40 kt. Seas 13 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ136-251145-
Chiniak Bay-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SW 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft after midnight.
.MON...S wind 10 kt. Seas 1 ft building to 3 ft in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 15 kt increasing to 25 kt after midnight.
Seas 3 ft building to 7 ft after midnight. Rain.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...NE wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 1 ft.

$$

PKZ137-251145-
Marmot Bay-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt in the evening becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming SE 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft building to 7 ft after
midnight. Rain.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE wind 30 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ138-251145-
Shelikof Strait-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt increasing to 30 kt after midnight.
Seas 5 ft building to 8 ft after midnight.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE wind 40 kt. Seas 10 ft.
.WED...N wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU...Variable wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...NW wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

$$

PKZ139-251145-
Cook Inlet Kalgin Island to Point Bede-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.MON...S wind 15 kt becoming SE 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt after midnight. Seas
3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 25 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...N wind 30 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ140-251145-
Cook Inlet North of Kalgin Island-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. Patchy fog.
.MON...S wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming N 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.THU THROUGH FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$

PKZ141-251145-
Kachemak Bay-
306 PM AKDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 kt becoming S 10 kt after midnight. Seas 4
ft subsiding to 2 ft after midnight.
.MON...S wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than
10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after
midnight. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED...NE wind 20 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
.FRI...N wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

$$



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