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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 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.

PKZ197-270000-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTH GULF COAST+KODIAK ISLAND WATERS+
COOK INLET...
A TROUGH STRETCHING FROM KODIAK ISLAND EAST ACROSS THE GULF WILL
GRADUALLY DISSIPATE THROUGH THIS EVENING TO BE REPLACED BY A RIDGE
BUILDING OVER THE WESTERN GULF TONIGHT. A 990 MB LOW IN THE FAR
SOUTHEASTERN GULF FILLS AS IT TRACKS NORTH ALONG THE EASTERN GULF
COAST THROUGH THU THEN DISSIPATES THU NIGHT.

$$

PKZ119-270000-
CAPE SUCKLING TO CAPE CLEARE-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ120-270000-
CAPE CLEARE TO GORE POINT-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 5 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 9 FT.

$$

PKZ121-270000-
RESURRECTION BAY-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ125-270000-
PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ126-270000-
PORT VALDEZ-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ127-270000-
VALDEZ NARROWS-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ128-270000-
VALDEZ ARM-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ129-270000-
PASSAGE CANAL-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ130-270000-
WEST OF BARREN ISLANDS INCLUDING KAMISHAK BAY-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ131-270000-
BARREN ISLANDS EAST-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 FT.
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ132-270000-
MARMOT ISLAND TO SITKINAK-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ136-270000-
CHINIAK BAY-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ137-270000-
MARMOT BAY-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...SE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ138-270000-
SHELIKOF STRAIT-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

$$

PKZ139-270000-
COOK INLET KALGIN ISLAND TO POINT BEDE-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NE WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.

$$

PKZ140-270000-
COOK INLET NORTH OF KALGIN ISLAND-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT THROUGH SUN...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

PKZ141-270000-
KACHEMAK BAY-
310 AM AKDT WED APR 26 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND LESS THAN 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...E WIND 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$



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